Presented in conjunction with the 40th anniversary of the lunar landing, this new edition of an official NASA publication presents the thrilling inside story of the Apollo program. Written in direct, jargon-free language and featuring numerous illustrations, this compelling adventure features essays by engineers, administrators, and astronauts that recall the challenges associated with putting men on the moon.
Former director at NASA's Langley Research Centre, Edgar M. Cortright was cited by the National Academy of Engineering for his innovative leadership in aerospace research and development.
Release date Australia
November 18th, 2009
Edited by Edgar M. Cortright
Introduction by Steven J. Dick