I highly recommend this book without reservation.
Simply and effectively candid vignettes offer an insightful picture of the human aspect of an interesting period of space history.
Walt's book will always be one of the top rated astronaut autobiographies for his frankness about the early space program.
Well written, insightful, telling the whole story of the Astronauts as they lived out their respective roles in "man's great achievement . . . Read morePublished 6 months ago by Gilroy Chow
This was a good look, from one astronaut's perspective, into the glory days of NASA's Apollo program. it is biased, but Cunningham does not claim otherwise. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Matthew D. Folks
Very interesting inside view of the astronauts - their personal hangups, their likes and dislikes and whom they got along with and did not get along with so well. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Dani D. Macfarlane
Walt is a good friend of mine, I'm his webmaster and I admit to having a lot to do with him releasing this book in its current audio format. Read morePublished on January 9, 2013 by Tracy T. Kornfeld
I loved this book! It is a great find for anyone with an aviation or aerospace interest. Walt writes well and is thorough in his depictions of the space programs including the... Read morePublished on March 11, 2012 by SkyKing
I have read many astronaut books and have been a life long follower of the space program. If you are the same or just have a passing interest in space and the few that have... Read morePublished on March 2, 2012 by Michael Brydges
For the most part, this book is a great read. Cunningham really gets down and dirty about what it was like to be in the space program in the 60's. Read morePublished on May 18, 2011 by quoter
This is a great book for novice and enthusiast alike. It doesn't delve deeply into the technical details of the US manned space programme, but instead talks about the people who... Read morePublished on October 16, 2010 by Obviousman
Loved it! Having worked at Cape Canaveral and the Kennedy Space Center from Gemini VIII through Apollo XV I found Walt's take on just about everything to be right on. Read morePublished on January 14, 2010 by H. Banks