When America went to the moon

Cook, William J.; Cook, Gareth G.
July 1994
U.S. News & World Report;7/11/94, Vol. 117 Issue 2, p50
Focuses on America's historic Apollo voyages to the moon. How they were born of genuine national desperation; President John F. Kennedy's promise to land men on the moon which inspired the greatest peacetime mobilization of people and resources ever; Spending for the Apollo program; Astronauts' electrifying effect on the public; Apollo's political and scientific accomplishments. INSET: The men who were nearly marooned in space.


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