Mission Control, This Is Apollo: The Story Of The First Voyages To The Moon
- Number of Pages: 128
- English (Unknown)
- English (Original Language)
- English (Published)
July 20, 1969, marked on the list of climactic moments in our history? the day Apollo 11 landed on the moon. Mission Control, This Is Apollo, by the acclaimed Andrew Chaikin (author of A Man on the Moon, basis in the HBO miniseries From the Earth to the Moon) , recounts space history from the Mercury missions through Apollo 17 and beyond. Handsome, informative, and dramatic, this is no textbook? It is illustrated with stunning full-color paintings by astronaut Alan Bean, who walked on the moon with Pete Conrad on Apollo 12 and has devoted his post-NASA life to creating art. s greatest adventure within the last frontier: space. But it is only one piece of a magnificent story. it is the tale of humankind?
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