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Description - Pioneers of Spaceflight by

July 1969. It's a little over eight years since the flights of Gagarin and

Shepard, followed quickly by President Kennedy's challenge to put a man

on the moon before the decade is out.

It is only seven months since NASA made a bold decision to send Apollo 8 all the

way to the moon on the first manned flight of the massive Saturn V rocket. Now,

on the morning of July 16, Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and

Michael Collins sit atop another Saturn V at Launch Complex 39A at the Kennedy

Space Center. The three-stage 363-foot rocket will use its 7.5 million pounds of

thrust to propel them into space and into history.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781912332274
Format: Hardback
Pages: 112
Imprint: Danann Publishing Limited
Publisher: Danann Publishing Limited
Publish Date: 1-Oct-2018
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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