Shoot for the Moon The Space Race and the Extraordinary Voyage of Apollo 11 review ✓ eBook or Kindle ePUB

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Shoot for the Moon The Space Race and the Extraordinary Voyage of Apollo 11

For the the Moon MOBI #242 th anniversary the epic story of Apollo and the astronauts flight controllers and engineers who made it happen by the author of the bestselling A Terrible Glory and The Blood of HeroesOn JulyNeil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the Moon a moment forever ingrained in history Perhaps the world's greatest technological achievement I thought this book is just about Apollo 11 However this book is informative It details the American space program from the very beginning culminating in Apollo 11 and the moon landing I learned a lot like Lyndon Johnson s big role in encouraging the space program s birth Learned that politics played a very big role too if not for the Soviet s push for space exploration and subseuent glory the Americans probably would not even entertain a space program There s also a lot of science involved and anecdotes about the astronauts Definitely a good read if one is interested in history of humanity s uest for space flight The Numbers Game role in encouraging the space program s birth Learned that politics played a very big Tall man riding. role too if not for the Soviet s push for space exploration and subseuent glory the Americans probably would not even entertain a space program There s also a lot of science involved and anecdotes about the astronauts Definitely a good The 7 Components of Transformative Organizing Theory read if one is interested in history of humanity s uest for space flight

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He sheer determination that defined not only Apollo for the Moon ePUB #180 but also the Mercury and Gemini missions that made it possible Both sweeping and intimate and based on exhaustive research and dozens of fresh interviews bestselling author James Donovan's Shoot for the Moon is the definitive and thrilling account of one of humankind's most extraordinary feats of exploration Good historic look at the space race I might even have it on my re read list That being said I still loved First Man a bit

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And a triumph Shoot for Epubof American spirit and ingenuity the Apollo mission and the entire Apollo program was a mammoth undertaking involving than men and women dedicated to putting a man on the Moon and winning the Space Race against the SovietsSeen through the eyes of the those who lived it for the Moon The Space PDF Shoot for the Moon reveals the dangers the challenges and t This was informative entertaining and well written


About the Author: James Donovan

James Donovan the Moon MOBI ò is the author of the bestselling books The Blood of Heroes The Day Struggle for the Alamo–and the Sacrifice That Forged a Nation and A Terrible Glory Custer and the Little Bighorn the Last Great Battle of the American West He lives in Dallas Texas.



10 thoughts on “Shoot for the Moon The Space Race and the Extraordinary Voyage of Apollo 11

  1. says:

    25 StarsI'm that person who devours any book written about the space program When I saw this I had to have it You would think that a book published for Apollo 11's 50th anniversary with the Apollo 11 in the title would focus on that mission Sur

  2. says:

    What a thrilling book Even though I knew the outcome from the beginning having lived the early space years as a youth I could not p

  3. says:

    I thought this book is just about Apollo 11 However this book is informative It details the American space program from the very beginning culminating in Apollo 11 and the moon landing I learned a lot like Lyndon Johnson's big role i

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    Audio bookThis was a fun book to listen to I do not consider myself to be overly knowledgable about the space race but this was not my first foray into that subjectThe book is well written and definitely kept my attention T

  5. says:

    This was informative entertaining and well written

  6. says:

    I enjoyed reading this but had thought most of it would be about Apollo 11 and it really wasn't I did like the part about

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    James Donovan’s Shoot For The Moon is the first book about America’s triumphant moon landing in 1969 that puts the feat in its proper context Donovan balances a technical analysis of space flight with gripping biographical details about the major players involved in the three NASA programs of the 1960s Mercury Gemini and Apollo On May 2

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    An enjoyable read documenting the history of manned space flight from the beginning through the Apollo 11 moon lan

  9. says:

    Good historic look at the space race I might even have it on my re read list That being said I still loved First Man a bit

  10. says:

    I'm a sucker for most anything about the 1960's NASA missions and therefore easily lured in by this book I thoroughly enjoyed it Not too technical and sprinkled with plenty of great anecdotes

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