Rocket men the epic story of the first men on the moon /

Main Author: Nelson, Craig, 1955-
Format: Large Print
Published: Detroit : Thorndike Press, 2009.
Physical Description: 815 p. : ill., ports. ; 23 cm.
Edition: Large print ed.
Series: Thorndike Press large print nonfiction series
Table of Contents:
  • Behemoth
  • The general's command
  • Anything but what he is
  • The sons of Galileo
  • Mr. Cool Stone
  • Don't eat toads
  • A way to talk to God
  • The great black sea
  • The birth of the moon
  • How the pyramids were built
  • Total Cold War
  • The bluff at Nobleman's Grave
  • The fluid front
  • The transfiguration
  • The eagle has wings
  • One of those sad days when you lose a machine
  • "Mr. president, the eagle has landed?
  • To rediscover childhood
  • A tenuous grasp
  • We missed the whole thing
  • Through you, we touched the moon
  • When all those curves lined up.