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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
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An iconic young president issued the historic moon landing challenge. This book tells the stories of the visionaries who helped America win the space race with the first lunar landing fifty years ago
Cataloging source
LMJ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stone, Robert
Dewey number
629.45/4
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Holter Graham
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Andres, Alan
  • Graham, Holter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Project Mercury (U.S.)
  • Project Gemini (U.S.)
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Astronautics and state
  • Aeronautics and state
  • Manned space flight
  • Space flight
  • Space race
  • Outer space
  • Moon
  • SCIENCE / Space Science
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Aviation & Nautical
  • HISTORY / Expeditions & Discoveries
  • United States
  • Project Mercury (U.S.)
  • Project Gemini (U.S.)
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Manned space flight
  • Aeronautics and state
  • Astronautics and state
  • Exploration of outer space
  • Space flight
  • Space race
  • Moon
  • Outer space
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
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
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • "A companion book to the American Experience film on PBS"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1100019281
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
10 audio discs (12 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525639572
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9780525639572
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
  • PRHA 7857
  • DD44936
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)1100019281
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Chasing the moon : the people, the politics, and the promise that launched America into the space age, Robert Stone and Alan Andres
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • "A companion book to the American Experience film on PBS"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1100019281
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
10 audio discs (12 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525639572
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9780525639572
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
  • PRHA 7857
  • DD44936
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)1100019281
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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