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The Apollo Missions

In the Astronauts' Own Words

Malcolm Pyle


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The spectacular story of the Apollo Space Program comes alive through the astronauts' first-person accounts, expert commentary, and more than 100 images drawn from original NASA film. Landing on the moon's forbidding environment, 12 courageous individuals stepped out of their tiny spaceships and onto another world . . . changing the history of humankind forever. The adventures live on, as the 50th anniversary of the lunar landings spurs us to gaze moonward again.

Carlton Books, 9781787392762, 192pp.

Publication Date: September 3, 2019

About the Author

Rod Pyle has written widely about the history of space exploration and the inner workings of NASA. He is a consultant for NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and has worked at Caltech and the Johnson Space Center. Rod has written for the Huffington Post, WIRED,, LiveScience, and many other science periodicals and websites. He is a frequent radio guest on major networks in the USA and UK. His other books for Carlton include Missions to the Moon and Mars: A Journey of Discovery.