This stunning volume brings the Apollo adventure to life in a spectacular retrospective encompassing all fifteen missions. An expert in space exploration, Dr Reynolds presents a reconstruction of all key events and people in the Apollo program. From the experiences of the astronauts themselves to the men of extraordinary vision and skill who built reality out of a dream, Reynolds captures the drama of this epic journey.
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ADVANCE PRAISE FOR "APOLLO""In covering the entire span from the dawn of the Space Age through the Apollo missions, David West Reynolds has done an excellent job of bringing a remarkable period of human exploration to life. He has put the early dreams into context and provided a valuable sense of closure by reflecting upon Apollo's legacy. Altogether a wonderful account."--David M. Harland, author of "Exploring the Moon: The Apollo Expeditions" and "Jupiter Odyssey"About the Author:
David West Reynolds is a bestselling author of nine books. While researching Apollo, he spent time in an original lunar module trainer, got to try on lunar surface gloves, and was able to take a seat in a lunar rover. Over the course of his wide-ranging career, he has sculpted a life-size dinosaur skeleton, created museum models of historic spacecraft, and relocated desert filming locations in Tunisia featured in the original Star Wars film. He lives in Marin County, California.
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Book Description Harcourt, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 151009643
Book Description Harcourt, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0151009643
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