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Great read! Easy to follow and really fills in where the popular history of the space race drops off!Published 1 month ago by Richard McQuiston
very well written and provides a lot of previously unknown political detailsPublished 2 months ago by Michael E. Tauber
Excellent for those who would like to learn about the early cold war and he space race to the moon.Published 13 months ago by Marcelo Barros
when you read how General Lemay repeatedly sent SAC bombers across the borders of the Soviet Union. The "missile gap" became famous, but it turns out Khrushchev had to... Read morePublished 17 months ago by Thomas Adams
The politics of early rocket science. This audio book is an in depth study of a complex subject. Fantastic for a long commute.Published 19 months ago by rodent woodcuts
This is a rarity in nonfiction geopolitical histories: a real page turner. I enjoyed reading it largely because of Brzezinski's skill in weaving together the parallel German, US... Read morePublished 21 months ago by John Charles
I could not put this book down. I grew up during the time period covered in this book and the narrative put it all together for me. Read morePublished 22 months ago by gooddog
Another great book on on the start of the space race. Especially interesting on how the Soviet and American programs started, rivalries within each program and what the US and... Read morePublished on November 4, 2013 by Al Rhodes
One of the best books, I have read in a great many years. I truly enjoyed, the passionate personality on the other side.Published on October 2, 2013 by Sean Patrick Innocent Dineen