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A Man on the Moon

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The race to the moon was won spectacularly by Apollo 11 on 20 July 1969. When astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin took their 'giant step' across a ghostly lunar landscape, they were watched by some 600 million people on Earth 250,000 miles away. 'A Man on the Moon' is the definitive account of the heroic Apollo programme: from the tragedy of the fire in Apollo 1 during a simulated launch, through the euphoria of the first moonwalk, to the discoveries made by the first scientist in space aboard Apollo 17. Drawing on hundreds of hours of in-depth interviews with the astronauts and team, this is the story of the twentieth century's greatest human achievement, minute-by-minute, in the words of those who were there.

Paperback in Very Good condition overall. Cover has minor marks and bumps from storage/use. No major blemishes. Solid binding. Interior contains no marks, annotation or marginalia.

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Author(s):
Chaikin, Andrew
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
5 x 7"
Edition:
2009
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0141041838
ISBN-13:
9780141041834
Number of pages:
670
Publisher:
Penguin

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The race to the moon was won spectacularly by Apollo 11 on 20 July 1969. When astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin took their 'giant step' across a ghostly lunar landscape, they were watched by some 600 million people on Earth 250,000 miles away. 'A Man on the Moon' is the definitive account of the heroic Apollo programme: from the tragedy of the fire in Apollo 1 during a simulated launch, through the euphoria of the first moonwalk, to the discoveries made by the first scientist in space aboard Apollo 17. Drawing on hundreds of hours of in-depth interviews with the astronauts and team, this is the story of the twentieth century's greatest human achievement, minute-by-minute, in the words of those who were there.

Paperback in Very Good condition overall. Cover has minor marks and bumps from storage/use. No major blemishes. Solid binding. Interior contains no marks, annotation or marginalia.

Author(s):
Chaikin, Andrew
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
5 x 7"
Edition:
2009
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0141041838
ISBN-13:
9780141041834
Number of pages:
670
Publisher:
Penguin

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