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Into That Silent Sea: Trailblazers of the Space Era, 1961-1965

Francis French, Colin Burgess - Science - 2009 - 407 pages
A history of early space flight focuses on the careers of both American astronauts and Soviet cosmonauts and includes coverage of other persons who worked in support roles.
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Fallen Astronauts: Heroes Who Died Reaching for the Moon, Revised Edition

Colin Burgess, Kate Doolan - Biography & Autobiography - 2016 - 448 pages
Near the end of the Apollo 15 mission, David Scott and fellow moonwalker James Irwin conducted a secret ceremony unsanctioned by NASA: they placed on the lunar soil a small tin ...
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In the Shadow of the Moon: A Challenging Journey to Tranquility, 1965-1969

Francis French, Colin Burgess - Science - 2007 - 448 pages
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 ...
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Falling to Earth: An Apollo 15 Astronaut's Journey to the Moon

Al Worden, Francis French - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 312 pages
As command module pilot for the Apollo 15 mission to the moon in 1971, Al Worden flew on what is widely regarded as the greatest exploration mission that humans have ever ...
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Faith 7: L. Gordon Cooper, Jr., and the Final Mercury Mission

Colin Burgess - Science - 2016 - 291 pages
This book celebrates the final spaceflight in the Mercury series, flown by NASA astronaut Gordon Cooper, who led an adventurous life in the cockpit of airplanes and spacecraft ...
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Teacher in Space: Christa McAuliffe and the Challenger Legacy

Colin Burgess - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 107 pages
Profiles the teacher who died with the NASA crew when the Challenger exploded in 1986, and describes the various ways her enthusiasm for learning and exploration, determination ...
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Animals in Space: From Research Rockets to the Space Shuttle

Colin Burgess, Chris Dubbs - Science - 2007 - 406 pages
This book is as a detailed, but highly readable and balanced account of the history of animal space flights carried out by all nations, but principally the United States and ...
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NASA's Scientist-Astronauts

Shayler David, Colin Burgess - Science - 2007 - 543 pages
This book provides unique access to the story of how scientists were accepted into the American Space Programme, and reveals how, after four difficult decades, the role of the ...
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