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10 edition of Moon missions found in the catalog.

Moon missions

mankind"s first voyages to another world.

by William F. Mellberg

  • 88 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Plymouth Press, Ltd. in Plymouth, MI .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Moon
    • Subjects:
    • Project Apollo (U.S.) -- History.,
    • Space flight to the moon.,
    • Moon -- Exploration.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby William F. Mellberg.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL789.8.U6 A5554 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination196 p. :
      Number of Pages196
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL411956M
      ISBN 101882663128
      LC Control Number98114035
      OCLC/WorldCa38030795

      Billy Watkins is a features writer with the Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger, where his work has earned him more than forty regional and national Haise was the lunar module pilot on the ill-fated Apollo 13 mission in , and he served on the backup crews for Apollo 8, 11, and Haise also conducted test flights of the space shuttle Enterprise.   Apollo 11 carried the first geological samples from the moon back to Earth. In total, Armstrong and Aldrin collected lbs. (22 kilograms) of material from Author: Chelsea Gohd.

        Apollo Expeditions to the Moon Edited By EDGAR M. CORTRIGHT Table of Contents; Scientific and Technical Information Office National Aeronautics and Space Administration Washington, DC SP, Published Lunar Missions. Luna 1 - Jan 2, - Flyby Pioneer 4 - Mar 3, - Flyby Luna 2 - - Impact Luna 3 - Oct 4, - Probe Ranger 1 - - Attempted Test Flight Ranger 2 - - Attempted Test Flight Ranger 3 - - Attempted Impact Ranger 4 - - Impact Ranger 5 - - Attempted Impact.

      this book Exploring the Moon. Each slide is accompanied by detailed captions. Topics include what we knew about the Moon from telescopic and other astronomic observa-tions before Apollo, Apollo missions, astro-naut activities on the lunar surface, the High-lands, the Maria, how the Moon formed, and exciting ideas for future explorations.   Big missions to the moon and beyond need political momentum, which can wane from administration to administration. If NASA is going to land on the moon in , it has to get through an enormous.


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