How 400,000 People Landed Apollo 11 on the Moon
From Library Staff
In 1969, the U.S. landed two men on the moon, but it took 400,000 people eight years to do all the planning and preparation. In telling the story of Apollo 11, Thimmesh includes interviews with some of those people as well as numerous photographs.
Culled from direct quotes from the people behind the scenes, NASA transcripts, national archives and NASA photos, the whole story of Apollo 11 and the first moon landing emerges.