Apollo Expeditions to the Moon, Volume 10

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Edgar M. Cortright
Scientific and Technical Information Office, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1975 - 313 pages
Here men from the planet earth. First set foot upon the moon - July 1969 A.D. We Came in peace for all mankind. From the plaque on the Eagle, Apollo 11, which landed on the moon on July 20, 1969.
 

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Page 200 - Here men from the planet earth first set foot upon the moon, July 1969 AD We came in peace for all mankind.
Page 183 - And God said, Let the waters under the heaven be gathered together unto one place, and let the dry land appear: and it was so. And God called the dry land Earth; and the gathering together of the waters called He seas: and God saw that it was good.
Page 18 - I believe that this nation should commit itself to achieving the goal, before this decade is out, of landing a man on the moon and returning him safely to earth.
Page 210 - Roger, Tranquility. We copy you on the ground. You've got a bunch of guys about to turn blue. We're breathing again. Thanks a lot.
Page 183 - And from the crew of Apollo 8, we close with good night, good luck, a Merry Christmas, and God bless all of you — all of you on the good Earth.
Page 205 - The Moon I have known all my life, that two-dimensional small yellow disk in the sky, has gone away somewhere, to be replaced by the most awesome sphere I have ever seen. To begin with, it is huge, completely filling our window.
Page 247 - Main B is reading zip right now." 56:00:06 Master caution and warning triggered by high hydrogen flow rate to fuel cell 2.
Page 220 - ... this has been far more than three men on a voyage to the Moon; more still than the efforts of a government and industry team; more even than the efforts of one nation. We feel that this stands as a symbol of the insatiable curiosity of all mankind to explore the unknown.
Page 220 - The responsibility for this flight lies first with history and with the giants of science who have preceded this effort; next with the American people, who have, through their will, indicated their desire; next...
Page 210 - Roger, Tranquility. Be advised there's lots of smiling faces in this room, and all over the world.

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