Fallen Astronauts

Author: Colin Burgess
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0803285973
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Many people are aware of the first manned Apollo mission, in which Gus Grissom, Ed White, and Roger Chaffee lost their lives in a fire during a ground test, but few know of the other five fallen astronauts whose stories this book tells as ...

Fallen Astronauts

Author: Colin Burgess
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 080328599X
Size: 79.62 MB
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Many people are aware of the first manned Apollo mission, in which Gus Grissom, Ed White, and Roger Chaffee lost their lives in a fire during a ground test, but few know of the other five fallen astronauts whose stories this book tells as ...

Fallen Angels

Author: Jerry Pournelle
Publisher: Baen Publishing Enterprises
ISBN: 1618243527
Size: 33.80 MB
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Join # 1 national bestsellers Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle and Michael Flynn in a world where civilization is on the ropes, and the environmentalists have created their own worst nightmare: A world of Fallen Angels At the publisher's ...

Two Sides Of The Moon

Author: Alexei Leonov
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 146685927X
Size: 64.52 MB
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This is their transcendent recounting of that competition." - Neil Armstrong, from the Foreword "Leonov and Scott have gone to extra lengths to explain the inexplicable in Two Sides of the Moon. And thank goodness they have.

Nasa S Scientist Astronauts

Author: Shayler David
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 0387493875
Size: 29.76 MB
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This book provides unique access to the story of how scientists were accepted into the American Space Programme, and reveals how, after four difficult decades, the role of the heroic test pilot astronaut has been replaced by men and women ...

Ilan Ramon

Author: Tanya Lee Stone
Publisher: Millbrook Press
ISBN: 9780761328889
Size: 33.49 MB
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A biography of Israeli astronaut Ilan Ramon, who died in the explosion of the space shuttle Columbia on February 1, 2003.

Abandoned In Place

Author: Roland Miller
Publisher: UNM Press
ISBN: 0826356265
Size: 49.12 MB
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Rapidly succumbing to the elements and demolition, most of the blockhouses, launch towers, tunnels, test stands, and control rooms featured in Abandoned in Place are located at secure military or NASA facilities with little or no public ...

Falling To Earth

Author: Al Worden
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
ISBN: 1588343103
Size: 48.86 MB
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It's an unprecedentedly candid account of what it was like to be an Apollo astronaut, with all its glory but also its pitfalls. From the Hardcover edition.

In The Shadow Of The Moon

Author: Francis French
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0803209843
Size: 10.21 MB
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This book explores the inspirations, ambitions, personalities, and experiences of the select few whose driving ambition was to fly to the moon.

Moon Bound

Author: Colin Burgess
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461438551
Size: 76.90 MB
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Choosing and Preparing NASA's Lunar Astronauts Colin Burgess ... Chichester,
UK, 2009 Burgess, Colin and Kate Doolan, Fallen Astronauts: Heroes Who Died
Reaching for the Moon, University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln, NE, 2003 Cassutt,
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