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8 edition of Danger on Apollo 13 (Great Adventure Series) found in the catalog.

Danger on Apollo 13 (Great Adventure Series)

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Published by Rourke Pub Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Apollo 13 (Spacecraft),
  • Astronautics,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Accidents,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Space vehicle accidents

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8327461M
    ISBN 100865928711
    ISBN 109780865928718
    OCLC/WorldCa17804920

      On Ap , Apollo 13 launched from the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral, carrying three astronauts onboard. The objective: to be the third American mission to land men on the moon. The full story of Apollo 8 has never been told, and only Jeffrey Kluger—Jim Lovell’s co-author on their bestselling book about Apollo 13—can do it justice. Here is the tale of a mission that was both a calculated risk and a wild crapshoot, a stirring account of how three American heroes forever changed our view of the home by: 1.


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Get this from a library. Danger on Apollo [David Baker] -- Describes the trouble-plagued flight of Apollo 13 inin which an explosion ended plans for a lunar landing and forced the crew to embark on a dangerous journey to return to Earth. A harrowing story of danger, courage and brilliant off-the-cuff engineering solutions which resulted in a dramatic rescue.

From the Publisher. On Apastronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert were hurtling along in the Apollo 13 spacecraft, on America's fifth mission to the moon, when a mysterious explosion rocked the ship /5(). The book, "Lost Moon: The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13" (Houghton Mifflin, ), spurred the movie "Apo" starring actor Tom Hanks.

The movie won two Academy Awards and was filmed in. The Apollo 13 mission was intended to be a “routine” trip to the moon. But when an oxygen tank exploded, the spacecraft was crippled and its 3-man crew placed in mortal danger. Apollo 13 is superior to David Baker's Danger on Apollo 13 (Rourke, ) and Gail Herman's Apollo 13 (Putnam, ).

The flights of both Apollo 11 and 13 are covered in titles chronicling the entire Apollo program, such as Gregory Kennedy's Apollo to the Moon (Chelsea, ) and Gregory Vogt's Apollo and the Moon Landing (Millbrook, ), but Author: Michael D.

Cole. Book Information. Title: Danger In Space: Surviving The Apollo 13 Disaster. Author: Holden, Henry M. Isbn: Soaring through space at 25, per hour, Apollo 13 was on course for the Moon. Suddenly, the three astronauts aboard the spacecraft heard a loud bang.

A strong vibration rumbled through the crew cabin. There had been an. Lost In Outer Space: The Incredible Journey of Apo written by Tod Olson, is a nonfiction book.

In it, you will find out who the three astronauts who flew the ship were. You learn about the lives of their families.

You will learn about the terrible accident they had. When they started losing oxygen and power.4/5. Get this from a library. Danger in space: surviving the Apollo 13 disaster. [Henry M Holden] -- "Explores the Apollo 13 mission, including the causes of the disaster aboard the spacecraft, how the astronauts fixed the problems, and how the crew were saved"--Provided by publisher.

Henry S. Cooper Jr. (–) was the author of eight books about NASA and space exploration, including Thirteen: The Apollo Flight That graduating from Yale, he spent thirty-five years covering the space program as a staff writer for the New Yorker.A descendant of writer and environmentalist James Fenimore Cooper, he fought to preserve Brand: Open Road Integrated Media LLC.

♥ Book Title: The Apollo 13 Mission ♣ Name Author: Donald B. Lemke ∞ Launching: Info ISBN Link: ⊗ Detail ISBN code: ⊕ Number Pages: Total 32 sheet ♮ News id: u4QMHzBH72IC Danger on Apollo 13 book File Start Reading ☯ Full Synopsis: "In graphic novel format, tells the story of the ill-fated Apollo 13 mission and how the crew and mission.

Apollo The NASA Mission Reports, edited by Robert Godwin (Apogee Books, ). Reprinted selections from NASA’s official documentation, the book Author: Stephen Cass. Due to the uncertainty of COVID and the Stay at Home orders for the City of St. Louis and St. Louis County, we have suspended shipping until mid-May.

Our Booksource team is working remotely and available to answer questions, create price quotes and place book orders. If you need assistance, please contact us at [email protected] Apollo is the behind-the-scenes story of an epic achievement. Based on exhaustive research that included many exclusive interviews, Apollo tells how America went from a standing start to a landing on the moon at a speed that now seems impossible.

It describes the unprecedented engineering challenges that had to be overcome to create the mammoth Saturn V and the. A fascinating book about the near disaster of the Apollo 13 Moon mission. In fact the book covers Jim Lovell's early interest in rockets, his astronaut selection and the Apollo 1 disaster before turning to the Apollo 13 mission itself.

I found the book interesting enough to hold my attention throughout recovery from a hip replacement op/5(). 48 pages: 24 cmPages:   The full story of Apollo 8 has never been told, and only Jeffrey Kluger—Jim Lovell’s co-author on their bestselling book about Apollo 13—can do it justice.

Here is the tale of a mission that was both a calculated risk and a wild crapshoot, a stirring account of how three American heroes forever changed our view of the home planet.5/5(1). Movie: Directed by Ron Howard. Inciting Event: After being bumped up from backup to the official Apollo 13 launch crew, Jim Lovell and his crew learn their pilot will be barred from the mission under suspicion of measles.

Jim, who is desperate to walk on the moon, makes the call to go without him, using the backup pilot in his stead.

Although the team’s change in status from. Leadership Theories Analysis using the movie Apollo 13 Vision and Value Apollo 13 demonstrates the richness of leadership principles and values, especially focusing on team solidity. The movie illustrates how the leaders can develop a vision and values, and how the teams can collaborate under high stress situation.

Apollo is a short story written by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Spoiler alert this story is about a guy named Okenwa visiting his parents for their sake. As he was conversing with them he notice that they changed in personality/5. To celebrate the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 13 mission, Universe Today is featuring “13 MORE Things That Saved Apo” discussing different turning points of the mission with NASA.

The Movie Rights To Apollo 13 were Sold Before the Book Was Even Written. InLovell—one of three astronauts on the Apollo 13 mission when an explosion cost them fuel cells and oxygen. Every book or magazine article I've read on the subject refers to it as an explosion. Including Apollo the NASA mission reports: compiled from the NASA archives.

Apogee Books. ISBN which is based on the official reports, Jim Lovel's book Apollo 13 (1st Mariner Books ed. ed.). Houghton Mifflin. The full story of Apollo 8 has never been told, and only Jeffrey Kluger—Jim Lovell’s co-author on their bestselling book about Apollo 13—can do it justice.

According to his book, Lost Moon, as Apollo 13’s capsule landed in the ocean and the astronauts saw water running down the outside of their portholes, Lovell quietly pronounced the end of the.

Apollo By Gorman Woodfin-- Two hundred thousand miles from home an explosion aboard the Apollo 13 spacecraft detoured three brave astronauts into danger. But as the world watched and prayed for their safety, a divine rescue plan began to unfold.

Apollo 13 engineer Jerry Woodfill recalls the amazing events that brought our heroes home. There were, in all, 12 Apollo spaceflights. We remember them by number if history was made (Apollo 11) or things went wrong (1 and 13).

By either measure, we should remember Apollo 8: the first Author: Mary Roach. Danger and disaster -- Liftoff -- Saving the crew -- The long journey home -- Preparation for reentry -- Reentry.

Summary, etc.: "Explores the Apollo 13 mission, including the causes of the disaster aboard the spacecraft, how the astronauts fixed the problems, and how the crew were saved"--Provided by publisher. Stylistically, Horner's Apollo 13 score is (as I noted in my review of the album) somewhat similar to his "nautical" music for Star Trek II, Titanic, and especially Clear and Present Danger.

Part of this, of course, is that all of these films have some connection - literal or metaphorical - to ships and : Alex Diaz-Granados. Download pdf apollo 13 level 2 by dina anastasio free.

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A star book review. Robert Kurson's new book 'Rocket Men' looks back at the iconic Apollo 8 mission in late things to do inside Ways to jazz it up Make your own bread Support local. According to the book Ugly Food by Richard Horsey and Tim Wharton, Apollo 13 carried a radioactive generator that was supposed to stay behind on Author: Lela Nargi.

At the danger of becoming complacent, this step, in many ways, already seemed like old hat to many of those staffing the Apollo 11 mission. This schematic drawing shows the stages in the return. This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising.

By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that. Apollo 13 was supposed to land in the Fra Mauro area. An explosion on board forced Apollo 13 to circle the moon without landing.

The Fra Mauro site was reassigned to Apollo Mission Highlights. At 5 1/2 minutes after liftoff, John Swigert, Fred Haise and James Lovell felt a little vibration.

Then the center engine of the S-II stage shut down. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for American Space Missions--Astronauts, Exploration, and Discovery: Danger in Space: Surviving the Apollo 13 Disaster by Henry M.

Holden (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at. About Apollo 13 (Totally True Adventures). Could you survive an outer-space disaster. Aspiring astronauts and young explorers will love this out-of-this-world Totally True Adventure. Astronauts Jim Lovell, Jack Swigert, and Fred Haise blasted off for the Moon on Ap   Apollo 13 remains an often-cited example of crisis management, calm under duress, and the human triumph in a disaster situation.

Although sometimes viewed in a romanticized manner, it has maintained public interest for the past 50 years since the events.

As such as it has also been the subject of many books and filmed documentaries. "Apollo 13" By starring Tom Hanks, Apollo 13 is a American drama film based on the book of "Last Moon" by Jim Lovell and Jeffrey Kluger.

At the begining, Jim (Tom Hanks), Fred Haise (Bill Paxton) and Ken Mattingly (Gary Sinise) are the crew assigned to. Check out this great listen on An all-new recording of the landmark number one best seller. In Aprilduring the glory days of the Apollo space program, NASA sent Navy Captain Jim Lovell and two other astronauts on America's fifth mission to the moon.

Only 55 hours into the fligh /5(9). Buy a cheap copy of Lost Moon: The Perilous Voyage of Apollo book by Jeffrey Kluger. On Apthree American astronauts were on their way to the moon when a mysterious explosion rocked their ship, forcing them to abandon the main ship and Free shipping over $Cited by:.

On April 9, Charlie Duke, who was backup lunar module pilot for Apo will be signing copies of his book Moonwalker at the complex. Two years later, Duke flew to the moon on Apollo 16 and became the 10th man to walk on the moon.

Books will be available for purchase at the complex's Space Shop, and the book-signing will begin at After Apollo 13 performed the free-return trajectory maneuver using the lunar module’s descent engine, the debate went on about the fastest way to get Author: Stephen Cass.

Two days after Apollo 13 blasted off at p.m., Houston time Apthe crew dutifully filmed a live broadcast to show everyone back home the inside of the space capsule, spinning.