|aRocket men |bthe daring odyssey of Apollo 8 and the astronauts who made man's first journey to the moon |cRobert Kurson.
|aRandom House trade pbk. ed.
|aNew York |bRandom House|c2019.
|a372 p.,  p. of plates |bill. (some col.) |c21 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aDo you want to go to the moon? -- The space race -- A secret plan -- Are you out of your mind? -- Frank Borman -- Just four months -- Jim Lovell -- Pushed to superhuman speeds -- Bill Anders -- How's fifty-fifty? -- My God, we are really doing this -- Leaving home -- A deeply troubled year -- A critical test -- An astronaut in trouble -- Equigravisphere -- Racing the moon -- Our most ancient companion -- Earthrise -- The Heaven and the Earth -- Aiming for home -- Please be informed-there is a Santa Claus -- Help from an old friend -- The men who saved 1968.