A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts by Andrew Chaikin

Test pilots.  Scientists.  Explorers. Heroes. Astronauts. The 1960s were a perfect storm.  With the launch of Sputnik, the escalating Cold War, the public belief in President John F. Kennedy, and a time of economic prosperity, challenge was issued to put a man on the moon by the end of the decade and to bring him … Continue reading A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts by Andrew Chaikin