A Man on the MoonA Man on the Moon
Andrew Chaikin
"The authoritative masterpiece" (L. A. Times) on the Apollo space program and NASA's journey to the moonThis acclaimed portrait of heroism and ingenuity captures a watershed moment in human history. The astronauts themselves have called it the definitive account of their missions. On the night of July 20, 1969, our world changed forever when Neil ...
Number of pages: 720 | Publication Date: 2007-08-28 | ISBN-13: 9780143112358

Voices from the MoonVoices from the Moon
Andrew Chaikin
The epic of the Apollo missions told in the astronauts' own words and gorgeously illustrated with their photographs Andrew Chaikin's A Man on the Moon is considered the definitive history of the Apollo moon missions-arguably the pinnacle of human experience. Now, using never-before-published quotes taken from his in-depth interviews with twenty-thr ...
Number of pages: 224 | Publication Date: 2009-05-14 | ISBN-13: 9780670020782

The NASA Archives. 60 Years in SpaceThe NASA Archives. 60 Years in Space
by Piers Bizony, Roger Launius, Andrew Chaikin
On October 1, 1958, the world’s first civilian space agency opened for business as an emergency response to the Soviet Union’s launch of Sputnik a year earlier. Within a decade, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, universally known as NASA, had evolved from modest research teams experimenting with small converted rockets into one ...
Number of pages: 468 | Publication Date: 2019-10-16 | ISBN-13: 9783836569507

Air and SpaceAir and Space
Andrew Chaikin
Depicts the milestones of aviation and spaceflight, from the first hot-air balloon to the Wright brothers, the Apollo moon landing, and beyond ...
Number of pages: 317 | Publication Date: 1997-09-01 | ISBN-13: 9780821220825

Mission Control, This Is ApolloMission Control, This Is Apollo
Andrew Chaikin
July 20, 1969, marked one of the climactic moments in our history? The day Apollo 11 landed on the moon. But it is only one piece of a magnificent story. Mission Control, This Is Apollo, by the acclaimed Andrew Chaikin (author of A Man on the Moon, basis of the HBO miniseries From the Earth to the Moon), recounts space history from the Mercury miss ...
Number of pages: 128 | Publication Date: 2009-05-28 | ISBN-13: 9780670011568

Apollo Apollo
by Alan Bean, Andrew Chaikin

Number of pages: 176 | Publication Date: 1998-01-10 | ISBN-13: 9780867130508

Andrew Chaikin
"The photographs in this book capture a vision of the Heavens and our Earth with a crystal clarity which we are lucky enough to see with our own eyes." - Tom Hanks "The immensity... the beauty... the challenge... the triumph and the tragedies... are captured in Andy Chaikin's elegant photo history." - Neil Armstrong Evocative, dramatic and fasci ...
Number of pages: 256 | Publication Date: 2004-10-02 | ISBN-13: 9781552979877

A Passion for MarsA Passion for Mars
Andrew Chaikin
The quest for Mars is chronicled by bestselling author Andrew Chaikin in this story of a passionate band of Earthbound explorers caught in the irresistible pull of the Red Planet. They include celebrated figures: astronomer Carl Sagan, who champions the idea of life on Mars-; rocket scientist Wernher von Braun, drawing up plans for human Mars expe ...
Number of pages: 280 | Publication Date: 2008-10-01 | ISBN-13: 9780810972742

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