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One Small Step: The Apollo Missions, the Astronauts, the Aftermath

Tim Furniss

One Small Step: The Apollo Missions, the Astronauts, the Aftermath

A 20 Year Perspective

by Tim Furniss

  • 107 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Haynes Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aeronautics & Astronautics,
  • Aircraft: general interest,
  • Manned Space Exploration,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11610562M
    ISBN 100854295860
    ISBN 109780854295869

    It's an excellent re-telling of the Apollo story from the beginning to its triumphal "One small step for a man, one giant leap for Mankind" as Neil Armstrong became the first human to walk on the Moon, to Apo where the astronauts found themselves in deadly peril, to the final Apollo missions/5.   Astronauts for the first Apollo Mission (L-R) Roger B. Chaffee, Edward H. White and Virgil I. Grissom practice for the mission in the Apollo Mission Simulator. Apollo 1 .

    On J , Neil Armstrong took one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind when the Apollo 11 landed on the moon. But it wasnt just one man who got us to the moon. The Moon Landing explores the people and technology that made the moon landing possible/5.   The Apollo Missions relives the experience and all the drama as it unfolded, from the birth of the Apollo space programme and the very first attempts to put an American astronaut into space to Apollo 11's successful Moon landing and its celebrated final splashdown in the Pacific Ocean.

    Furniss, Tim, "One Small Step"--The Apollo Missions, the Astronauts, the Aftermath: A Twenty Year Perspective. Somerset, England: G.T. Foulis & Co., Developed for a retrospective celebration on the twentieth anniversary of the lunar landing, this book tries to recreate the exhilaration of the Apollo missions. Live from the Moon: The Societal Impact of Apollo 57 with a homemade sign:“one Small Step for hodges,one giant Leap for met-kind.”) 9 another way in which the success of apollo 11 entered the culture was in a new phrase that entered the language:“if File Size: KB.


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One Small Step: The Apollo Missions, the Astronauts, the Aftermath by Tim Furniss Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is one of the best books written by Furniss. This books bring us the news as the ware in the Apollo era, we can relive every step of the Apollo mission and its accomplishes.

The most interesting past of this books is the biographies of each astronauts and was has been of his life after the Apollo days.5/5(1). The "one small step" of the title refers not only to Armstrong's famous speech, but to how little distance there might have been between simulating a moon landing for the purposes of training, and faking one for the purposes of politics/5(41).

(The Washington Post) A tremendous amount of information is enthusiastically presented; topics include fictional accounts of space travel, the space race, the Apollo/Saturn V, the Apollo 11 astronauts, the mission launch, landing and exploration of the Moon, the return to Earth, subsequent space missions, and future possibilities/5(7).

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Certainly, the ease with. Buzz Aldrin stepping down from the lunar module. Much of the beauty, the wonder and the earthshaking awe of the expedition to the moon is best remembered in photographs taken by American astronauts on custom-made Swedish cameras called Hasselblads, first used on the Mercury 8, an Earth-orbiting mission, in Author: Jill Lepore.

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