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The Resource Chasing the moon : the people, the politics, and the promise that launched America into the space age, Robert Stone and Alan Andres

Chasing the moon : the people, the politics, and the promise that launched America into the space age, Robert Stone and Alan Andres

Label
Chasing the moon : the people, the politics, and the promise that launched America into the space age
Title
Chasing the moon
Title remainder
the people, the politics, and the promise that launched America into the space age
Statement of responsibility
Robert Stone and Alan Andres
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A companion to PBS's American Experience draws on eyewitness accounts and newly discovered archival material to chronicle the stories of the visionaries who helped America win the space race with the first lunar landing
Pace
Writing style
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10781925
Cataloging source
DLC
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1958-
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Stone, Robert
Dewey number
629.45/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
TL789.8.U5
LC item number
S76 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Andres, Alan
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True
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  • Astronautics and state
  • Aeronautics and state
  • Space flight
  • Space race
  • Outer space
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the people, the politics, and the promise that launched America into the space age
Label
Chasing the moon : the people, the politics, and the promise that launched America into the space age, Robert Stone and Alan Andres
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : July 16, 1969 -- A place beyond the sky (1903-1950) -- The man who sold the moon (1951-1960) -- The New Frontier (1961-1963) -- Managing the unmanageable (1964-1966) -- Earthrise (1967-1968) -- All engines running -- The final frontier -- Epilogue : after a few more revolutions of the sun
Control code
2018059390
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 359 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781524798123
Lccn
2018059390
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1091274818
Label
Chasing the moon : the people, the politics, and the promise that launched America into the space age, Robert Stone and Alan Andres
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : July 16, 1969 -- A place beyond the sky (1903-1950) -- The man who sold the moon (1951-1960) -- The New Frontier (1961-1963) -- Managing the unmanageable (1964-1966) -- Earthrise (1967-1968) -- All engines running -- The final frontier -- Epilogue : after a few more revolutions of the sun
Control code
2018059390
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 359 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781524798123
Lccn
2018059390
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1091274818

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