Apollo : The Definitive Sourcebook Paperback
by Richard W. Orloff, David M. Harland, Max (Institut fur Palaeontologie, Unversitat Erlangen) Wisshak
Part of the Springer Praxis Books / Space Exploration series
This book provides an overview of the origins of the Apollo program and descriptions of the ground facilities, launch vehicles and spacecraft that were developed in the quest to reach - and return from - the surface of the moon.
It will serve as an invaluable single-volume sourcebook for space enthusiasts, space historians, journalists, and others.
The text includes a comprehensive collection of tables listing facts and figures for each mission.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 666 pages, 224 black & white illustrations, biography
- Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
- Publication Date: 03/02/2006
- Category: Popular astronomy & space
- ISBN: 9780387300436