Astronautics: Book 2: To the Moon and Towards the Future (Apogee Books Space Series)
by Ted Spitzmiller
Collector's Guide Paperback ISBN/ITEM#: 9781894959667
Date: 01 October 2007 List Price $25.95 Amazon US / Amazon UK /
Product Description: An accessible and elucidating account of the events surrounding America's commitment to land a man on the moon, this follow-up book demonstrates how that venture shaped the future of space exploration. Topics ranging from the Gemini, Voskhod, Soyuz, and Apollo programs to the development of the space shuttle and the evolution of the International Space Station are detailed. The politics and contemporary events of the period and how they influenced space exploration are also explored.
(Source: Collector's Guide)