In the Shadow of the Moon: A Challenging Journey to Tranquility, 1965-1969
Tells the story of the exciting and challenging years in space flight, with two superpowers engaged in a titanic struggle to land one of their own people on the moon. This book explores the inspirations, ambitions, personalities, and experiences of the select few whose driving ambition was to fly to the moon.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - VisibleGhost - LibraryThing
I enjoy reading about the 'space race' because it's history without a bunch of people trying to kill one another all the time. It was competition with slide rules, computers, and engineering. It was a ... Read full review
Review: In the Shadow of the Moon: A Challenging Journey to Tranquility, 1965-1969 (A People's History of Space)User Review - David - Goodreads
This was my second book about the US space program, the first being Gene Cernan's autobiography, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. It was full of details, both physical and emotional, related to the ... Read full review