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9 edition of Apollo 11 found in the catalog.

Apollo 11

by R. Conrad Stein

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Published by Childrens Press in Chicago .
Written in English

  • Moon
    • Subjects:
    • Apollo 11 (Spacecraft) -- Juvenile literature,
    • Project Apollo (U.S.) -- Juvenile literature,
    • Apollo 11 (Spacecraft),
    • Project Apollo (U.S.),
    • Space flight to the moon -- Juvenile literature,
    • Space flight to the moon,
    • Moon -- Exploration

    • About the Edition

      Surveys the various Apollo spaceflights that marked America"s attempts to put a man on the moon, with an emphasis on the 1969 Apollo 11 project culminating in the first landing.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Other titlesApollo Eleven.
      StatementR. Conrad Stein.
      SeriesCornerstones of freedom
      LC ClassificationsTL789.8.U6 A58195 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[32] p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1553229M
      ISBN 10051606651X
      LC Control Number91033220

      The primary objective of Apollo 11 was to complete a national goal set by President John F. Kennedy on perform a crewed lunar landing and return to Earth. Additional flight objectives included scientific exploration by the lunar module, or LM, crew; deployment of a television camera to transmit signals to Earth; and deployment of. My copy of this book is called The Story of the Moon Landing, but it's the story of Apollo 11 by Conrad Stein. This is a good summary of the American side of the space race leading up to Apollo 11 and all that the astronauts did on Apollo /5.

      On J , Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the Moon, a moment forever ingrained in history. Perhaps the world's greatest technological achievement-and a triumph of American spirit and ingenuity-the Apollo 11 mission, and the entire Apollo program, was a mammoth undertaking involving more than , men and women .   “Apollo 11” is the incredible story of how a nation forged the technology during the turbulent s to slip humanity from the bonds of its native planet. This inside look remembers those who made the great enterprise succeed.

        CONTACT LIGHT: The Story of Apollo 11 - Apollo 11 Explained Signup for a FREE trial to The Great Courses Plus here: Follow me!: http. On Apollo 11 in route to the Moon, I observed a light out the window that appeared to be moving alongside us. There were many explanations of what that could be, .

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Hardcover col. illus. 46 p. Former Library book. Describes the moon landing site, flight preparation, and the two day flight on board the Apollo 11 culminating in the first moon landing.

Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRPa.m.- Mission Control gives Apollo crew a brief review of the morning news, including sports developments.

They are informed about the progress of the Russian space ship Lunar 15 and that Vice President Spiro T. Agnew, ranking government official at the Apollo 11 blastoff, has called for putting a man on Mars by the year