The race : : the uncensored story of how America beat Russia to the moon

Title The race : : the uncensored story of how America beat Russia to the moon
Names Schefter, James L.
Book Number BR013156
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Longtime space reporter recounts the cold war race to the moon, providing behind-the-scenes details about NASA. Chronicles the successes and failures of both the Russians and the Americans. Explains how U.S. scientists finally won the competition by placing a man on the lunar surface in 1969. Some strong language. 1999.
Local Subject Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Adult Book - AD
Short Book - SH
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Science - Space Exploration, Aerospace - ASP
Sciences - SCI
General Non-Fiction - GNF
History, U.S. - 20th Century - HUT
Braille Book Review, Jul-Aug 2001 - B401
Audience Notes Contains strong language.
LC Subject Astronautics - United States - History
Space flight to the moon - History
Space race - History
Call Number 629.4540973 ANF
Language English
Released 1999
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1999 (National Braille Press, transcribing agency. National Braille Press, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : Doubleday, c1999.
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