Books tagged: moon landing

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Platinum Moon
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 115,020. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Power abhors a vacuum. After NASA abandons plans to return to the Moon, New Hampshire native & global entrepreneur Harold Hewitt ("Mage of the Merrimac") founds Lunar Materials LLC & beats NASA back to the lunar surface. But is Hewitt a "Yankee trader" or a "Yankee traitor"? Platinum Moon offers international intrigue, action, adventure & suspense wrapped around a moon landing.
A Monument More Lasting Than Brass
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010 by Blue Shark Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
It is a fact of history that when Neil Armstrong set Apollo 11 down on the moon he was running dangerously low on fuel. This Pushcart Prize-nominated story recounts an alternate history in which the lunar module crashed and man's journey to the moon ended not in triumph--but tragedy. A decade later, two astronauts finally return to the moon. And what they'll find is something no one expects.
Para News The Very Best of Richard Thomas
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You set the price! Words: 95,030. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
A gripping account of the very latest developments in the esoteric worlds of conspiracy theories, Ufology, paranormal investigations and the bizarre. The book takes a critical look at timeslips, ghosts, UFOs, cryptids, mind control, aliens, disinformation, black-ops, the Bermuda Triangle and a host of other paranormal phenomena. Includes interviews with the main players in the field.
NASA and The Moon Landing
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
These unusual stories provide an insider's view of the moon landings, such as: To play a joke on the NASA scientists, Neil Armstrong joked about taking rocks from the earth to the moon and bringing them back to earth as "moon rocks." Buzz Aldrin's mother's maiden name is Moon. Astronauts took all kinds of things to outer space, including a sandwich from the local deli.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 1 Tragedy (Grissom, White, and Chaffee) Apollo 204 Pad Fire, Complete Review Board Report, Technical Appendix Material, Medical Analysis Panel
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,640. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Incorporating a complete reproduction of the final review board report, this authoritative compilation of official NASA documents provides unique insights into NASA s first major tragedy, the Apollo 1 launch pad fire. These documents have been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: NASA's Management of Moon Rocks and Other Astromaterials Loaned for Research, Education, and Public Display (NASA Inspector General Report 2011)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,830. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
NASA Inspector General Paul K. Martin released a report in December 2011 examining NASA's controls over loans of moon rocks and other astromaterials to researchers and educators. The report found that NASA lacks sufficient controls over its loans of these materials, which increases the risk that these unique resources may be lost or stolen.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Unconventional, Contrary, and Ugly: The Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (NASA SP-2004-4535) - Design and Development, LLTV, Armstrong
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,280. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is the complete story of the important training vehicle for the Apollo moon landings, the Lunar Landing Research Vehicle (LLRV) and the later version, the Lunar Landing Training Vehicle (LLTV).
Realizing the Dream of Flight: Biographical Essays in Honor of the Centennial of Flight, 1903-2003 - Wernher von Braun, Robert Gilruth, Willy Ley, Hugh Dryden, Donald Douglas (NASA SP-2005-4112)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 124,920. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - presents biographies of famous space and aviation pioneers, including Werner von Braun, Hugh Dryden, Bob Gilruth, Donald Douglas, and others. The individuals profiled include barnstormers, entrepreneurs, military strategists, and architects of space flight.
Sea of Crises
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,320. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Astronaut Oral Histories, Group 1, including Anders, Armstrong, Bean, Borman, Cernan, Collins, Cunningham, Duke, Evans, Gordon, Haise, Mattingly
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 232,460. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
The fascinating oral histories of a dozen famous Apollo lunar program astronauts - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - provide new insights into this extraordinary effort, with vital observations about an era of space history that changed the world.