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It is a biography of an exceptional man, astonishingly gifted and
hardworking, whole life pursuing his space dream to become reality. Read more
This biography is extremely well researched, and is surely a staple of the available literature on von Braun. Read morePublished 2 months ago by John S.
This book has a strong bias against Von Braun it is a constant theme rather than being delt with once and then moving on to other things. Read morePublished 5 months ago by major
Solid recap of Wehner Von Braun and his quest to shoot rockets into the air and space. Much discussion has been made about his ties to the Nazis and the author spends a... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Robert Sparrenberger
The author does not let words flow in this book. I found it very hard to read and capture my attention. There is way too much little detail that means nothing about the story. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Joe Julian
I rate this book very highly, because of the information provided by the author. However, it is difficult to rate Von Braun. He was a brilliant opportunist. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Raymond J. Grochowski
The historical detail of this book is quite impressive, and Neufeld is a passable writer. The book is quite good overall, though there were aspects of it that consistently... Read morePublished 10 months ago by P.H.
I bought this as a Christmas gift for my hubby-we just attended a lecture by the author at our daughter's college. I'm only sorry I wasn't able to have the book signed. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Amazon Customer