Gemini Steps To The Moon

Author: David Shayler
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781852334055
Size: 80.86 MB
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In Gemini - Steps to the Moon, David Shayler, the author, tells the story of the origin and development of the programme and the spacecraft from the perspective of the engineers, flight controllers and astronauts involved.

Project Mercury

Author: Eugen Reichl
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780764350696
Size: 50.59 MB
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Project Mercury was, however, the foundation for NASA's later success in the race to the moon. All Project Mercury missions are discussed, including details on all craft and the astronauts involved.

Project Gemini

Author: Eugen Reichl
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing
ISBN: 9780764350702
Size: 16.59 MB
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It was not all success, however. Like almost every significant undertaking, Project Gemini also had its dramas and tragedies. All Project Gemini missions are discussed, including details on allcraft and the astronauts involved.

Project Gemini

Author: Steve Whitfield
Publisher: Collectors Guide Pub
ISBN:
Size: 68.21 MB
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This stunning collection of images illustrates the incredible impact the Gemini space missions had on science and the amazing crew and spacecraft that were instrumental to the program’s success.

Project Apollo

Author: Eugen Reichl
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing
ISBN: 9780764351747
Size: 18.88 MB
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This volume covers the early years of the Apollo program (1960-1967), still the most significant space effort in the history of mankind.

How Nasa Learned To Fly In Space

Author: David Michael Harland
Publisher: Collectors Guide Pub
ISBN:
Size: 13.74 MB
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NASA learned to fly in space in a time when the agency was young and lean, and had an explicit mandate of staggering audacity set against a tight deadline; in a time when the agency readily accepted risk, and made momentous decisions 'on ...

Gemini 4

Author: Steve Whitfield
Publisher: Apogee Books
ISBN:
Size: 23.68 MB
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The highlight of Gemini 4 was America's first EVA or "space walk," performed by astronaut Ed White, which allowed the US to catch up with the Soviet Union, who had already performed the world's first space walk.

On The Shoulders Of Titans

Author: Barton C. Hacker
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 9781492947554
Size: 71.66 MB
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A detailed, yet highly readable book, On the Shoulders of Titans should be the starting point for all who are interested in the basic history of the Gemini Program.

Lunar Impact

Author: R. Cargill Hall
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486139719
Size: 41.21 MB
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America's first successful attempt at robotic lunar exploration, Project Ranger ran from 1959 to 1965, culminating in close-up television images of the moon's surface. This official NASA history is illustrated by more than 100 photographs.