Publish date: January 1st 1995
Publisher: Coronet Books
Pages no: 378
Edition language: English
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I sought this out after watching Apollo 13, a film I just loved which was based on this book. Jim Lovell, credited as co-author was the commander of Apollo 13, a mission to the moon that went terribly wrong and threatened the lives of the three astronauts on board. The tale about how NASA worked to ...
Lost Moon: The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13 - Jeffrey Kluger, James Lovell Wow. The sheer awesomeness of this book has rendered me speechless. Forget boy bands and pop stars, troubled movie stars, and overpaid athletes. Men like Jim Lovell, Jack Swigert, Fred Haise, and the scientists and enginee...
I learned that convection doesn't work in zero gravity, which makes perfect sense, really!