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"book on the "on the Man to the Moon then said your name is Neil Armstrong too In The First Men on the Moon David Harland gives us a comprehensive account of the Apollo 11 mission and its preliminaries in a si. The First Men on the Moon offers a lively definitive account of the Apollo 11 mission based on the in flight transcripts the Moon offers a lively definitive account of the Apollo 11 mission based on the in flight transcripts flight debriefing with illustrative contextual pictures especially featuring recent scans of the Original Hasselblad Film And Including Hasselblad film and including among the crew in the spacecraft that were not transmitted The introductory chapters review the motivation to land on the Moon by the end of the 1960s the development of the Saturn V rocket and the Apollo spacecraft as the means of doing so the selection of potential landing sites the precursor missions and the backgrounds of the three men. .
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"astronauts e traces "he traces preparations for the mission in the first uarter of the book the remainder is a detailed account of the mission with careful treatment of all phases Harland is careful not to sul. Who were to fly Apollo 11 The final chapters will discuss what Was Learned Of The Moonrocks learned of the moonrocks review the follow on missions In addition to Going All the Way Planning for a Marriage That Goes the Distance having many 'small' in line black and white illustrations with the text running around them the book features theigh resolution scans recently produced by NASA from the original Hasselblad film reproduced in a substantial color section David Harland's impressive expertise in and considerable experience wriring about the Moon landings shines through and seemlessly unites the myriad detailsFrom the reviews of Harland's Exploring the MoonA detailed guide to what the astro. ,
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