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Apollo: The Lost and Forgotten Missions / Edition 1

Apollo: The Lost and Forgotten Missions / Edition 1

by Shayler David


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The structure of Apollo - The Lost and Forgotten Missions follows the development and in flight testing of the Apollo lunar spacecraft prior to Apollo 11 as well as missions planned following that first landing. Drawing upon combinations of archival documentation from the first four manned Apollo missions and future mission plans evolved in the summer of 1969 Apollo - The Lost and Forgotten Missions will fill this void. The text explains how the machines and the men were prepared for the landing on the moon and what would have followed the initial landings.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781852335755
Publisher: Springer London
Publication date: 08/26/2002
Series: Springer Praxis Books
Edition description: 2002
Pages: 344
Sales rank: 817,354
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.17(h) x 0.36(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword (by astronaut Don Lind).- Author's preface.- Acknowledgements.- List of illustrations and tables.- Acronyms and abbreviations.- Prologue.- 1. Extending the Capabilities.- 2. New Applications.- 3. Block I Missions.- 4. Small Steps.- 5. Lunar Logostics.- 6. Exploration Planning.- 7. Changing the Mission.- 8. Beyond the Moon.- References.- Bibliography.- Index.

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