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Picturing Apollo 11 : rare views and undiscovered moments / J.L. Pickering and John Bisney.

By: Pickering, J. L, 1957- [author].
Contributor(s): Bisney, John, 1954- [author].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Gainesville, Florida : University Press of Florida, c2019Description: viii, 264 pages : illustrations (mainly colour), portraits ; 29 centimetres.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780813056173; 0813056179.Other title: Picturing Apollo eleven : rare views and undiscovered moments.Subject(s): Apollo 11 (Spacecraft) -- History -- Pictorial works | Project Apollo (U.S.) -- History -- Pictorial works | Project Apollo (U.S.) -- History | Space flight to the moon -- History -- Pictorial works
Contents:
Three to get ready -- Delivering the team and the machine -- Assembly and checkout -- Rolling toward launch -- Training makers perfect -- Final preparations -- Fire and thunder -- Men to the moon -- Safe return -- Celebrating the memories.
Summary: "Picturing Apollo 11 is an unprecedented photographic history of the space mission that defined an era. Through a wealth of unpublicized and recently discovered images, this book presents new and rarely-seen views of the people, places, and events involved in the pioneering first moon landing of July 20, 1969."--Amazon.com.
List(s) this item appears in: Dana Research Centre and Library - New acquisitions - July 2019
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Includes bibliographical references (page 264).

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