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The Resource In the shadow of the moon : a challenging journey to Tranquility, 1965-1969, Francis French and Colin Burgess ; with a foreword by Walter Cunningham

In the shadow of the moon : a challenging journey to Tranquility, 1965-1969, Francis French and Colin Burgess ; with a foreword by Walter Cunningham

Label
In the shadow of the moon : a challenging journey to Tranquility, 1965-1969
Title
In the shadow of the moon
Title remainder
a challenging journey to Tranquility, 1965-1969
Statement of responsibility
Francis French and Colin Burgess ; with a foreword by Walter Cunningham
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
French, Francis
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Burgess, Colin
Series statement
Outward odyssey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Space flight to the moon
  • Astronautics
  • Space race
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • HISTORY
  • Astronautics
  • Space flight to the moon
  • Space race
  • United States
Label
In the shadow of the moon : a challenging journey to Tranquility, 1965-1969, Francis French and Colin Burgess ; with a foreword by Walter Cunningham
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 413-425)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations; Foreword; Acknowledgments; 1. Gemini Raises the Bar; 2. A Rendezvous in Space; 3. The Ballet of Weightlessness; 4. The Risk Stuff; 5. The Astronaut Enigma; 6. Starting Over; 7. Leaving the Good Earth; 8. A Test Pilot's Dream; 9. The Highest Mountain; Epilogue; References
Control code
ocn182559769
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 425 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803209848
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1dj7svm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182559769
Label
In the shadow of the moon : a challenging journey to Tranquility, 1965-1969, Francis French and Colin Burgess ; with a foreword by Walter Cunningham
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 413-425)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations; Foreword; Acknowledgments; 1. Gemini Raises the Bar; 2. A Rendezvous in Space; 3. The Ballet of Weightlessness; 4. The Risk Stuff; 5. The Astronaut Enigma; 6. Starting Over; 7. Leaving the Good Earth; 8. A Test Pilot's Dream; 9. The Highest Mountain; Epilogue; References
Control code
ocn182559769
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 425 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803209848
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1dj7svm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182559769

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