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Series: The NASA History Series

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"Read You Loud and Clear!" : The Story of NASA's Spaceflight Tracking and Data Network by Sunny Tsiao
Archaeology, Anthropology, and Interstellar Communication by Douglas A. Vakoch
Exploring the Unknown. Exploring the Cosmos by John M. Logsdon
Exploring the Unknown. External Relationships by John M. Logsdon
Exploring the Unknown. Organizing for Exploration by John M. Logsdon
Exploring the Unknown. Using Space by John M. Logsdon
Facing the Heat Barrier: A History of Hypersonics by T. A. Heppenheimer
Living and Working in Space : A History of Skylab by W. David Compton
Mars Wars : The Rise and Fall of the Space Exploration Initiative by Thor Hogan
Moonport : A History of Apollo Launch Facilities and Operations by Charles D. Benson
NASA Engineers and the Age of Apollo by Sylvia Doughty Fries
On Mars : Exploration of the Red Planet, 1958-1978 by Edward Clinton Ezell
The Partnership : A History of the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project by Edward Clinton Ez by Edward Clinton Ezell
The Space Shuttle Decision: NASA's Search for a Reusable Space Vehicle by T. A. Heppenheimer
Stages to Saturn : A Technological History of the Apollo/Saturn Launch Vehicles by Roger E. Bilstein
This New Ocean: A History of Project Mercury by Loyd S. Swenson
Where No Man Has Gone Before: A History of Apollo Lunar Exploration Mission by William David Compton
William H. Pickering: America's Deep Space Pioneer by Douglas J. Mudgway
Exploring the Unknown by John M. Logsdon1995
"Before this decade is out--" : personal reflections on the Apollo Program by Glen E. Swanson1999
Exploring the Unknown. Accessing space by John M. Logsdon1999
Low-Cost Innovation in Spaceflight: The Near Earth Asteroid Rendezvous (NEAR) Shoemaker Mission by Howard E. McCurdy2005

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Recommendations

  1. Taking Science to the Moon: Lunar Experiments and the Apollo Program by Donald A. Beattie (2001)
  2. Gateway to the Moon: Building the Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex by Charles D. Benson (2001)
  3. Moon Lander by Thomas J. Kelly (2001)
  4. Chariots for Apollo: The NASA History of Manned Lunar Spacecraft to 1969 (Dover Books on Astronomy) by Courtney G. Brooks (1979)
  5. Apollo 12 Volume 1 The Nasa Mission Reports by Robert Godwin (1999)
  6. Apollo: The Epic Journey to the Moon by David West Reynolds (2002)
  7. Exploring the Moon : The Apollo Expeditions by David M. Harland (1999)
  8. Liftoff: The Story of America's Adventure in Space by Michael Collins (1988)
  9. Apollo: an Eyewitness Account by Astronaut/Explorer Artist/Moonwalker Alan Bean by Alan Bean (1998)
  10. Project Apollo: The Tough Decisions by Robert C. Seamans (2005)
  11. Man's Conquest of Space by William Roy Shelton (1968)
  12. On the shoulders of Titans : a history of Project Gemini by Barton C. Hacker (1977)
  13. Apollo: The Race to the Moon by Charles Murray (1989)
  14. The All-American Boys by Walter Cunningham (1977)
  15. Deke!: An Autobiography by Donald K. Slayton (1994)

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