The Apollo 11 Moon Landing: 40th Anniversary Photographic Retrospective
Item #: BOOK-AP-40th-RETROSPECT
The Apollo 11 Moon Landing: 40th Anniversary Photographic Retrospective by Dennis R. Jenkins (Author) and Jorge R. Frank (Author) Apollo 11 was the 31st manned spaceflight by any nation, the 19th orbital spaceflight by the United States, the 5th manned flight of the Apollo program, the 3rd human voyage to the Moon. The Apollo 11 mission was the 1st manned mission to land on the Moon. This photographic retrospective book features hundreds of photos and a wealth of information about this landmark mission. It also includes comments from Apollo Astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins that they graciously gave for the making of this book. About the Authors: Dennis R. Jenkins is a consulting engineer in Cape Canaveral, Florida, working on various aerospace projects including 20 years on the Space Shuttle and several on the stillborn X-33 program. He is the author of Space Shuttle: The History of the National Space Transportation System The First 100 Missions in addition to more than 30 other works on aerospace history. Jorge R. Frank is an aerospace engineer with 18 years experience on the Space Shuttle program. He has worked in a variety of technical positions as an engineering analyst and instructor. Features:
Paperback: 108 pages
Publisher: Specialty Pr Pub & Wholesalers (May 15, 2009)
Book Dimensions: 8.9 x 8.9 x 0.3 inches
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