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 ...

Moon Bound

Author: Colin Burgess
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461438551
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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,

Nasa S Scientist Astronauts

Author: Shayler David
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 0387493875
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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Space Programme, and reveals how, after four difficult decades, the role of the heroic test pilot astronaut has been replaced by men and women ...

Exploring The Moon

Author: David M. Harland
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9780387746418
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The Apollo Expeditions David M. Harland. the ground beside the Rover a statue
and a plaque commemorating `fallen astronauts'. ``I've noticed a smile on the
face of the professor,'' Allen called, as Scott prepared to follow Irwin up the ladder


Author: Ben Bova
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781429910644
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The chief legal counsel of NASA had regretfully turned down Dan's request to
have Hannah Aarons honored with other fallen astronauts. “She wasn't a NASA
employee,” he explained reluctantly. In the telephone screen Dan could see the ...

A Reasonable Suspect

Author: Steven Nicolas Vasil
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595305970
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Dojcsak took comfort in this, as he supposed to must have the families of the
fallen astronauts. Though not a religious man, if asked, Ed Dojcsak might
characterize himself as being reasonably spiritual. He accepted the existence of
A God, ...

Myths And Mysteries Of Florida

Author: E. Lynne Wright
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762791047
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The men of Apollo 15 left behind a statue known as the Fallen Astronaut as a
tribute to all those who gave their lives in the “great leap for mankind.” Sooner or
later, scientists will surely be able to photograph it all. Landing a man on the
moon ...

Into That Silent Sea

Author: Francis French
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803206977
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A history of early space flight focuses on the careers of both American astronauts and Soviet cosmonauts and includes coverage of other persons who worked in support roles.

Developmental Exercises For The Little Brown Compact Handbook

Author: Pearson
Publisher: Longman
ISBN: 9780321420817
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Example: Since the space program began, seventeen American astronauts (die)
have died in the line of duty. When the ... Before final plans were made to
memorialize the fallen astronauts, NASA officials (consider) the issue for over a
year. 5.

Usa In Space

Author: Russell R. Tobias
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Fallen Astronauts: Heroes Who Died Reaching for the Moon. London: Bison
Books, 2003. Near the end of the Apollo 15 mission, David R. Scott and fellow
moonwalkerJames B. Irwin placed on the lunar soil a small tin figurine called The