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To Rule the Night: The Discovery Voyage of Astronaut Jim Irwin Hardcover – 1973


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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 251 pages
  • Publisher: A. J. Holman Co.; 1st edition (1973)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0879810246
  • ISBN-13: 978-0879810245
  • Product Dimensions: 8.4 x 5.7 x 1.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,437,728 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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8 of 8 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on October 10, 1999
Format: Mass Market Paperback
If you have ever wondered what it would be like to go to the moon, this book will take you there. Go with Astonaut James Irwin on Apollo 15 to explore the moon. From lift off to splash down, it's like being right there on top of the massive Saturn V rocket, or having fun on the lunar rover. "To Rule the Night" captures in brilliant detail the beauty and awe inspiring view of seeing the earth from 250,000 miles out.
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11 of 12 people found the following review helpful By David K. Stephens on December 30, 2005
Format: Hardcover
The chapters about the Apollo 15 mission ( and the LTA-8 tests ) are terrific and factually correct ( unlike so many newer books on Apollo ). On the personal side, both Irwin and Worden were on the verge of divorces during their training, and Worden did divorce. It is easy to see how the constant training and travel could and did lead to the breakup of so many astronaut marriages.
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Format: Kindle Edition
I was the co-pilot of the Photo Helo that covered the landing of 15 off of Hawaii. I met Jim a couple of months before I left the Navy when he was introducing his book in San Diego. Needless to say, I cherish his message and autograph. Page 109. Last sentence, mid-page . Near disaster. We lost sight of the module because of clouds. Fortunately, our pilot had extraordinary experience! Mission complete. Oh, but stories to tell. Mine? Never to forget!
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By herknav24 on March 31, 2014
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Excellent and highly inspirational book, I especially recommend it for teenage boys. Good for motivating young men to do right.
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