Apollo 11 Manual: An Insight into the Hardware from the First Manned Mission to Land on the Moon by Chris Riley

Apollo 11 Manual: An Insight into the Hardware from the First Manned Mission to Land on the Moon by Chris Riley

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On 20 July 1969, US astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first man to walk on the moon. This title presents the story of the Apollo 11 mission and the 'space hardware' that made it possible. It looks at the evolution and design of the mighty Saturn V rocket, the Command and Service Modules, and the Lunar Module.

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On 20 July 1969, US astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first man to walk on the moon. This is the story of the Apollo 11 mission and the 'space hardware' that made it all possible. This manual looks at the evolution and design of the mighty Saturn V rocket, the Command and Service Modules, and the Lunar Module. It describes the space suits worn by the crew and their special life support systems. We learn about how the Apollo 11 mission was flown - from launch procedures to 'flying' the Saturn V and the 'LEM', and from moon walking to the earth re-entry procedure.

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SKU GOR007104283
Title Apollo 11 Manual: An Insight into the Hardware from the First Manned Mission to Land on the Moon
Author By (author) Chris Riley
Condition WELLREAD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Haynes Publishing Group
Year Published 2009
Number of Pages 196
ISBN 10 1844256839
ISBN 13 9781844256839
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book. We do our best to provide good quality books for you to read, but there is no escaping the fact that it has been owned and read by someone else previously. Therefore it will show signs of wear and may be an ex library book.
Description

Details

On 20 July 1969, US astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first man to walk on the moon. This is the story of the Apollo 11 mission and the 'space hardware' that made it all possible. This manual looks at the evolution and design of the mighty Saturn V rocket, the Command and Service Modules, and the Lunar Module. It describes the space suits worn by the crew and their special life support systems. We learn about how the Apollo 11 mission was flown - from launch procedures to 'flying' the Saturn V and the 'LEM', and from moon walking to the earth re-entry procedure.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR007104283
Title Apollo 11 Manual: An Insight into the Hardware from the First Manned Mission to Land on the Moon
Author By (author) Chris Riley
Condition WELLREAD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Haynes Publishing Group
Year Published 2009
Number of Pages 196
ISBN 10 1844256839
ISBN 13 9781844256839
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book. We do our best to provide good quality books for you to read, but there is no escaping the fact that it has been owned and read by someone else previously. Therefore it will show signs of wear and may be an ex library book.