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The Resource Apollo expeditions to the moon : the NASA history, edited by Edgar M. Cortright ; foreword by Paul Dickson

Apollo expeditions to the moon : the NASA history, edited by Edgar M. Cortright ; foreword by Paul Dickson

Label
Apollo expeditions to the moon : the NASA history
Title
Apollo expeditions to the moon
Title remainder
the NASA history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Edgar M. Cortright ; foreword by Paul Dickson
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
629.45/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
TL789.8.U6
LC item number
A513 2019
Literary form
non fiction
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Cortright, Edgar M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Space flight to the moon
  • MCL Display space ships July 2019
Label
Apollo expeditions to the moon : the NASA history, edited by Edgar M. Cortright ; foreword by Paul Dickson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: Washington, D.C. : NASA, 1975. With a new introd
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword to 50th anniversary edition -- A perspective on Apollo : the forces that set us on the path to the Moon / James E. Webb -- "I believe we should go to the Moon" : engineering what had never been done before / Robert R. Gilruth -- Saturn the Giant : building the boosters to send men beyond Earth / Wernher Von Braun -- The spaceships : building the first craft to cross an ocean of space / George M. Low -- Scouting the Moon : mechanical explorers went before human ones / Edgar M. Cortright -- The Cape : the new shipyard of space created for Apollo / Rocco A. Petrone -- "This is Mission Control" : how men on Earth aided men in space / Christopher C. Kraft, Jr. -- Men for the Moon : how they were chosen and trained / Robert Sherrod -- The Shakedown cruises : bold steps preceded 'one small step' / Samuel C. Phillips -- Getting it all together : critical tests of the total system / George E. Mueller -- "The Eagle has landed" : a goal attained, men on the Moon / Michael Collins and Edwin E. Aldrin, Jr. -- Ocean of storms and Fra Mauro : exploring on foot, emplacing automatic laboratories / Charles Conrad, Jr., and Alan B. Shepard, Jr. -- "Houston, we've had a problem" : a crippled bird limps safely home / James A Lovell -- The great voyages of exploration : scientific expeditions return a rich harvest / Harrison H. Schmitt -- The legacy of Apollo : new understanding of ourselves and our world / Homer E. Newell
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
The 50th anniversary edition.
Extent
xli, 311 pages
Isbn
9780486836522
Lccn
2018057879
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)on1078955322
Label
Apollo expeditions to the moon : the NASA history, edited by Edgar M. Cortright ; foreword by Paul Dickson
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: Washington, D.C. : NASA, 1975. With a new introd
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword to 50th anniversary edition -- A perspective on Apollo : the forces that set us on the path to the Moon / James E. Webb -- "I believe we should go to the Moon" : engineering what had never been done before / Robert R. Gilruth -- Saturn the Giant : building the boosters to send men beyond Earth / Wernher Von Braun -- The spaceships : building the first craft to cross an ocean of space / George M. Low -- Scouting the Moon : mechanical explorers went before human ones / Edgar M. Cortright -- The Cape : the new shipyard of space created for Apollo / Rocco A. Petrone -- "This is Mission Control" : how men on Earth aided men in space / Christopher C. Kraft, Jr. -- Men for the Moon : how they were chosen and trained / Robert Sherrod -- The Shakedown cruises : bold steps preceded 'one small step' / Samuel C. Phillips -- Getting it all together : critical tests of the total system / George E. Mueller -- "The Eagle has landed" : a goal attained, men on the Moon / Michael Collins and Edwin E. Aldrin, Jr. -- Ocean of storms and Fra Mauro : exploring on foot, emplacing automatic laboratories / Charles Conrad, Jr., and Alan B. Shepard, Jr. -- "Houston, we've had a problem" : a crippled bird limps safely home / James A Lovell -- The great voyages of exploration : scientific expeditions return a rich harvest / Harrison H. Schmitt -- The legacy of Apollo : new understanding of ourselves and our world / Homer E. Newell
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
The 50th anniversary edition.
Extent
xli, 311 pages
Isbn
9780486836522
Lccn
2018057879
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)on1078955322

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