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John Houbolt
Language: en
Pages: 374
Authors: William F. Causey
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-15 - Publisher: Purdue University Press

In May 1961, President Kennedy announced that the United States would attempt to land a man on the moon and return him safely to the earth before the end of tha
Chariots for Apollo
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: Courtney G. Brooks
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-14 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

This illustrated history by a trio of experts is the definitive reference on the Apollo spacecraft and lunar modules. It traces the vehicles' design, developmen
Apollo in Perspective
Language: en
Pages: 414
Authors: Jonathan Allday
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-06 - Publisher: CRC Press

Apollo in Perspective: Spaceflight Then and Now takes a retrospective look at the Apollo space program and the technology that was used to land a man on the Moo
Congressional Record
Language: en
Pages: 1316
Authors: United States. Congress
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 1969 - Publisher:

The Congressional Record is the official record of the proceedings and debates of the United States Congress. It is published daily when Congress is in session.
Spaceflight Revolution
Language: en
Pages: 588
Authors: James R. Hansen
Categories: Astronautics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher:

Memorial Tributes
Language: en
Pages: 394
Authors: National Academy of Engineering
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-16 - Publisher: National Academies Press

This is the 20th Volume in the series Memorial Tributes compiled by the National Academy of Engineering as a personal remembrance of the lives and outstanding a
Orbital Mechanics
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: Tom Logsdon
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-10-24 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A lively study of orbital mechanics by the writer responsible for the computer simulations and systems analysis for the Saturn V moon rocket, Project Skylab and
Project Apollo: The Tough Decisions
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Robert C. Seamans
Categories: Manned space flight
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Government Printing Office

How Apollo Flew to the Moon
Language: en
Pages: 412
Authors: W. David Woods
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-02-13 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Between 1968 and 1972, twenty four daring men journeyed from Earth to the Moon. This fascinating book traces what was a massive accomplishment right from the ea