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Across the airless wilds : the Lunar Rover and the triumph of the final moon landings / Earl Swift.

Swift, Earl, 1958- (author.).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062986535 : HRD
  • ISBN: 0062986538 : HRD
  • Physical Description: 372 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Custom House, [2021]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-358) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The difference it made -- Nation of immigrants -- Principal considerations -- "We must do this!" -- A painfully trying task -- Across the airless wilds -- Tire tracks.
Summary, etc.:
"In this follow-up to the acclaimed New York Times bestseller Chesapeake Requiem, Earl Swift rediscovers the final three Apollo Moon landings, arguing that these overlooked missions-distinguished by the use of the revolutionary Lunar Roving Vehicle-were the pinnacle of human exploration"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Lunar surface vehicles > United States > History > 20th century.
Project Apollo (U.S.)
Space flight to the moon.