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The Resource Safely to earth : the men and women who brought the astronauts home, Jack Clemons

Safely to earth : the men and women who brought the astronauts home, Jack Clemons

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Safely to earth : the men and women who brought the astronauts home
Title
Safely to earth
Title remainder
the men and women who brought the astronauts home
Statement of responsibility
Jack Clemons
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this one-of-a-kind memoir, Jack Clemons--a former lead engineer in support of NASA--takes readers behind the scenes and into the inner workings of the Apollo and Space Shuttle programs during their most exciting years. Discover the people, the events, and the risks involved in one of the most important parts of space missions: bringing the astronauts back home to Earth
Summary
In this one-of-a-kind memoir, Jack Clemons—a former lead engineer in support of NASA—takes readers behind the scenes and into the inner workings of the Apollo and Space Shuttle programs during their most exciting years. Discover the people, the events, and the risks involved in one of the most important parts of space missions: bringing the astronauts back home to Earth
Writing style
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10729363
Cataloging source
YDX
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Clemons, Jack
Dewey number
629.45
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL873
LC item number
.C54 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center
  • Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center
  • United States
  • Manned space flight
  • Employees
  • Manned space flight
  • HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
  • SCIENCE / Space Science
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Aeronautics & Astronautics
Target audience
adult
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the men and women who brought the astronauts home
Label
Safely to earth : the men and women who brought the astronauts home, Jack Clemons
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-247) 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
Pre-flight briefing -- Prep for launch -- Countdown -- Liftoff mission one: catching Apollo -- Liftoff mission two: Space Shuttle first flights -- Reentry and landing -- Appendix A: Questions people ask about Apollo and the Space Shuttle -- Appendix B: Featured missions
Control code
on1029807409
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9780813056029
Lccn
2017964061
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1029807409
Label
Safely to earth : the men and women who brought the astronauts home, Jack Clemons
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-247) 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
Pre-flight briefing -- Prep for launch -- Countdown -- Liftoff mission one: catching Apollo -- Liftoff mission two: Space Shuttle first flights -- Reentry and landing -- Appendix A: Questions people ask about Apollo and the Space Shuttle -- Appendix B: Featured missions
Control code
on1029807409
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9780813056029
Lccn
2017964061
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1029807409

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