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Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program - Project Apollo: A Retrospective Analysis - A Narrative Account Starting with the Kennedy Decision, Monograph in Aerospace History
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,230. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - presents a narrative account of the Apollo lunar landing program from its origin through its assessment.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program - Enchanted Rendezvous, John Houbolt and the Genesis of the Lunar-Orbit Rendezvous Concept and Political and Technical Aspects of Placing a Flag on the Moon
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 37,600. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
These official NASA history documents - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - include a Monograph in Aerospace History about the Lunar Orbit Rendezvous (LOR) mission concept for Project Apollo, plus a NASA contractor report on the political and technical aspects of placing the American flag on the moon.
Sea of Crises
By Marty Steere
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,320. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction
What really happened to the crew of Apollo 18 in the Sea of Crises? Thirty-six years after the command capsule splashed down with three dead bodies - victims of a failed heat shield - the sons of the mission commander make a shocking discovery: The capsule containing those charred remains was not their father’s capsule. And the body they buried all those years before was not their father.
Hugh L. Dryden's Career in Aviation and Space - NACA Aeronautics, X-15 Rocketplane, NASA Mercury Astronaut and Apollo Lunar Landing Program
By Progressive Management
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This account of the life of Dr. Hugh Latimer Dryden describes his enormous contributions to aviation and space. Hugh Dryden was a research scientist of the highest order, an aeronautics pioneer, the Director of the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA), and then the first NASA Deputy Administrator.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo Meteoroid Shielding Design and Analysis at the Manned Spacecraft Center
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,440. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
The Apollo program drove the development of spacecraft meteoroid protection in the U.S. and provided the core technology used on succeeding space programs. The uncertain likelihood of a mission-ending collision with a meteoroid and the unknown consequences of a collision with particles at the very large speeds typical of meteoroids made it crucial to better understand the risk of meteoroid impact.