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The Resource Failure is not an option : mission control from Mercury to Apollo 13 and beyond, Gene Kranz

Failure is not an option : mission control from Mercury to Apollo 13 and beyond, Gene Kranz

Label
Failure is not an option : mission control from Mercury to Apollo 13 and beyond
Title
Failure is not an option
Title remainder
mission control from Mercury to Apollo 13 and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Gene Kranz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author, flight director in NASA's Mission Control, tells of the challenges in space flight from the very early years to the current time and of "his own bold suggestions about what we ought to be doing in space now."--Jacket
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kranz, Gene
Dewey number
629.45/3/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL873
LC item number
.K73 2000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Kranz, Gene
  • Manned space flight
  • Ground support systems (Astronautics)
  • Astronautics
  • Kranz, Gene
  • United States
  • Aerospace engineering
  • Astronautics
  • Ground support systems (Astronautics)
  • Manned space flight
  • United States
Label
Failure is not an option : mission control from Mercury to Apollo 13 and beyond, Gene Kranz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Angry alligator
  • Fire on the pad
  • Out of the ashes
  • X mission
  • Christmas story
  • 1969: the year of Apollo
  • SimSup wins the final round
  • "We copy you down, Eagle"
  • "What the hell was that"
  • Age of Aquarius
  • Four-inch flight
  • Coming home
  • Shepard's return
  • What do you do after the moon
  • Last liftoff
  • "Liftoff; the clock is running"
  • "God speed, John Glenn"
  • Brotherhood
  • Making of a rocket man
  • Gemini: the twins
  • White flight
  • Spirit of 76
Control code
ocm43590801
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
415 pages
Isbn
9780743200790
Lccn
00027720
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)43590801
Label
Failure is not an option : mission control from Mercury to Apollo 13 and beyond, Gene Kranz
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Angry alligator
  • Fire on the pad
  • Out of the ashes
  • X mission
  • Christmas story
  • 1969: the year of Apollo
  • SimSup wins the final round
  • "We copy you down, Eagle"
  • "What the hell was that"
  • Age of Aquarius
  • Four-inch flight
  • Coming home
  • Shepard's return
  • What do you do after the moon
  • Last liftoff
  • "Liftoff; the clock is running"
  • "God speed, John Glenn"
  • Brotherhood
  • Making of a rocket man
  • Gemini: the twins
  • White flight
  • Spirit of 76
Control code
ocm43590801
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
415 pages
Isbn
9780743200790
Lccn
00027720
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)43590801

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