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Space

A novel about the American exploration in space as four astronauts come together on a tragic mission to the dark side of the moon.

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  • "Abridged."
  • "A novel about the American exploration in space as four astronauts come together on a tragic mission to the dark side of the moon."@en
  • "Tells a story about the personal courage, the scientific genius, the obstacles, intrigues, dangers, triumphs, and personal lives of the men and women involved in the American space program."@en
  • "Four very different men stand at the threshold of the universe. Together they pioneer America's faltering, sometimes quixotic and often heroic efforts to reach the moon and beyond. They share in the successes of landings on Mars, the encounters with Jupiter and Saturn as well as the catastrophies, the intrigues of politicians and the media and the debate about Earth's place in the universe."@en
  • "Engineer Stanley Mott, astronomy student John Pope, naval hero Norman Grant, and rocket engineer Dieter Kolff serve as principals in the forty-year history of America's space program."
  • "Engineer Stanley Mott, astronomy student John Pope, naval hero Norman Grant, and rocket engineer Dieter Kolff serve as principals in the forty-year history of America's space program and share the complex drama with numerous others."@en
  • "Engineer Stanley Mott, astronomy student John Pope, naval hero Norman Grant, and rocket engineer Dieter Kolff serve as principals in the forty-year history of America's space program and share the complex drama with numerous others."
  • "Michener gives the readers an understanding of the men and women involved in the saga of space: Stanley Mott, engineer of the American exploration effort ; Norman Grant, war hero and U.S. Senator who takes his personal battle to the heavens ; Dieter Kolff, Hitler's rocket scientist who brings his precious specialty to America ; Randy Claggett, astronaut who meets destiny on a mission ; Debbie Dee Claggett, the astronaut's sensual wife ; Cynthia Rhee, glamorous reporter."@en
  • "Space. It is the object of dreams and daring of countless men and women who have made it the last, great frontier of human endeavor. James Michener has brought the human touch to that exciting exploration by bringing to life six men and women. Their dedication to the space experience defines its complexities and fascination as no other writer can."@en
  • "Based on the book Space by James A. Michener. A fictionalised account of the American space program from the years after World War II to the Apollo landings on the moon in the early 1970's."

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  • "Adventure fiction"@en
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Suspense fiction"@en
  • "Historical fiction"
  • "Historical fiction"@en
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Belletristische Darstellung"
  • "Drama"

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  • "Space / S"
  • "Space"@it
  • "Space"@en
  • "Space"
  • "Espaço"
  • "Space : [la grande saga dello spazio]"
  • "Space a novel"@en

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