T-Minus (Hardcover)

The Race to the Moon

By Jim Ottaviani, Kevin Cannon (Illustrator), Zander Cannon (Illustrator)

Aladdin, 9781416986829, 128pp.

Publication Date: May 19, 2009

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (5/19/2009)

List Price: 21.99*
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Description


Question:

What happens when you take two global superpowers, dozens of daring pilots, thousands of engineers and scientists, and then point them at the night sky and say "Go!"?

Answer:

A SPACE RACE!


The whole world Followed the countdown to sending the first men to the moon. T-Minus: The Race to the Moon is the story of the people who made it happen, both in the rockets and behind the scenes.


About the Author

Jim Ottaviani, a former engineer who is now a librarian at the University of Michigan, has garnered numerous nominations and awards (including Eisner and ALA/YALSA nods) for his graphic novels about science. He speaks regularly on comics in venues ranging from local schools to Stockholm’s Nobel Museum. Jim lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan.