Sheds light on Wernher von Braun's contributions to launching the first US satellite and winning the 'Moon race' with the Saturn V super-booster that powered Armstrong, Aldrin, Collins, and their successors to the lunar surface.
A gregarious night owl, von Braun also played the piano and cello, and was an avid reader and conversationalist.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 384 pages
- Publisher: The History Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/02/2006
- Category: Biography: historical, political & military
- ISBN: 9780750943031