Thorndike Press

Apollo 8: The Thrilling Story of the First Mission to the Moon

  • Jeffrey Kluger
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  • ISBN-10: 1432843478
  • ISBN-13: 9781432843472
  • DDC: 629.45
  • Shipping Weight: 1.50 lbs ( .68 kgs)
  • 568 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released September 2017

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The Thrilling Story of the First Mission to the Moon

Jeffrey Kluger ― Jim Lovell’s co-author on their bestselling book about Apollo 13 ― now brings us the untold story of the historic voyage to the moon that closed out one of our darkest years with a nearly unimaginable triumph. Apollo 8 is a stirring account of how three American heroes forever changed our view of the home planet.

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“[Kluger] captures the nostalgia and excitement of a ‘space-drunk nation’ in this gripping account . . . Readers will relish Kluger’s multisensory prose, and the whole gamut of space flight comes alive in the details.”

— Publishers Weekly (starred)