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The First to the Moon


Jeffrey Kluger discusses how popular history has inaccuracies. As well as how it was no small matter that Apollo 8 achieved its epochal feat on Christmas Eve 1968, long before Apollo 11 took its turn in space.


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Jeffrey Kluger

Jeffrey Kluger is a senior writer at Time. Coauthor of "Lost Moon: The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13," which was the basis for the movie "Apollo 13," he is also the author of "Moon Hunters: NASA's Remarkable Expeditions to the Ends of the Solar System....

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Book:
Apollo 8
Jeffrey Kluger
History
Henry Holt and Company
May 2017
ISBN 9781627798327
Hardcover, 336 pages
$30.00, INSTOCK
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The untold story of the historic voyage to the moon that closed out one of our darkest years with a nearly unimaginable triumph In August 1968, NASA made a bold decision: in just sixteen weeks, the United States would launch humankind’s first flight to the moon. More/less

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