Von Braun dreamer of space, engineer of war

Title Von Braun dreamer of space, engineer of war
Names Neufeld, Michael J.
Book Number DB066334
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Smithsonian historian analyzes the life of engineer Wernher von Braun (1912-1977) who developed Nazi Germany's V-2 rocket before he surrendered and was sent to the United States in 1945. Highlights von Braun's management of American missile and space programs and posits that he was a genius at organizational leadership. 2007.
Narrator Harpenau, Lou.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Long Book - LO
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Biography - Historical - BIH
Biography - Scientists & Explorers - BIT
Technology & Computers - TEC
General Non-Fiction - GNF
History - Modern World - HWO
History - HST
Audience Notes Male narrator.
LC Subject Astronautics - United States - Biography
Rocketry - Germany - Biography
Rocketry - United States - Biography
Rockets (Ordnance) - Research - Germany - History - 20th century
Call Number 629.4092 B ANF
Language English
Released 2007
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2007 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Alfred A. Knopf in association with the National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, c2007. 9780307262929
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