Apollo 13 Owners Workshop Manual

Author: David Baker
Publisher: Zenith Press
ISBN: 9780760346198
Size: 31.15 MB
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But more than that, the book is a brand-new insight into the remarkable story of how clever, improvised engineering, remarkable teamwork, and sheer will to succeed averted a major catastrophe in space.

Nasa Apollo 11

Author: Christopher Riley
Publisher: Haynes Publishing UK
ISBN: 9781844256839
Size: 32.48 MB
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This is the story of the Apollo 11 mission and the ‘space hardware’ that made it all possible. Author Chris Riley looks at the evolution and design of the mighty Saturn V rocket, the Command and Service Modules, and the Lunar Module.

Moon Lander

Author: Thomas J. Kelly
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
ISBN: 1588343618
Size: 40.98 MB
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From the Hardcover edition.

The Apollo 13 Mission

Author: Kassandra Radomski
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1476541817
Size: 15.98 MB
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"Explains the Apollo 13 crisis, including its chronology, causes, and lasting effects"--

Virtual Apollo

Author: Scott P. Sullivan
Publisher: Apogee Books
ISBN: 9781896522944
Size: 71.37 MB
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With this book, for the first time the public can become acquainted with the Apollo spacecraft in detail and learn the story of its design and construction.

Failure Is Not An Option

Author: Gene Kranz
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439148813
Size: 19.58 MB
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The author, flight director in NASA's Mission Control, tells of the challenges in space flight from the very early years to the current time and of "his own bold suggestions about what we ought to be doing in space now."--Jacket.

Saturn V Flight Manual

Author: NASA
Publisher: WWW.Snowballpublishing.com
ISBN: 9781607965060
Size: 64.90 MB
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Created by NASA as a single-source reference as to the characteristics and functions of the Saturn V, this manual was standard issue to the astronauts of the Apollo and Skylab eras.

Space Shuttle

Author: Dennis R. Jenkins
Publisher: Specialty Pr Pub & Wholesalers
ISBN: 9780963397454
Size: 78.28 MB
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Provides schematic diagrams and photographs of various components of the space shuttle system, and chronicles the development of reusable spacecraft from the designs of Nazi rocket scientists to versions currently under discussion.

X 15 Diary

Author: Richard Tregaskis
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803294561
Size: 58.52 MB
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First tested in 1959, the X-15 proved to be a crucial testing ground for the astronauts and hardware in the Mercury, Gemini, Apollo, and even the Space Shuttle programs. ø The dramatic tale of the golden age of this experimental plane ...

Apollo 13

Author: Jim Lovell
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618619580
Size: 24.91 MB
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Recounts the four-day ordeal of Apollo 13 astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert and the dramatic struggle to bring back to Earth the tiny lunar module spacecraft into which they were forced to retreat when their main ship was ...