Rocket Men

The Epic Story of the First Men on the Moon
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Author(s): Craig Nelson
Genre: History, Science
Original Publish Date: Jun 25, 2009
Product Number: EB00394165
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781101057735
Publisher: Penguin Books
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Description

Read Craig Nelson's posts on the Penguin Blog. "Celebrates a bold era when voyaging beyond the Earth was deemed crucial to national security and pride." -The Wall Street Journal Restoring the drama, majesty, and sheer improbability of an American triumph, this is award-winning historian Craig Nelson's definitive and thrilling story of man's first trip to the moon. At 9:32 a.m. on July 16, 1969, the Apollo 11 rocket launched in the presence of more than a million spectators who had gathered to witness a truly historic event. Through interviews, 23,000 pages of NASA oral histories, and declassified CIA documents on the space race, Rocket Men presents a vivid narrative of the moon mission, taking readers on the journey to one of the last frontiers of the human imagination.

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Author(s): Craig Nelson
Narrator(s): Richard McGonagle
Genre: History, Science
Product Number Z100012470
Released: Jun 30, 2009
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Books on Tape
ISBN: #9781415964736

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