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By Edgar Mitchell,Ellen Mahoney,Dr. Brian Cox

ISBN-10: 1613749015

ISBN-13: 9781613749012

The inspiring and interesting biography of the 6th guy to ever stroll at the Moon Of the approximately seven billion those who live to tell the tale Earth, purely 12 have walked at the Moon and Dr. Edgar Mitchell was once one among them. Earthrise is a colourful memoir for teens that includes the lifestyles tale of this the world over identified Apollo 14 astronaut. The e-book specializes in Edgar's notable trip to the Moon in 1971 and highlights the various steps he took to get there, together with growing to be up as a farm boy on a ranch; dwelling in Roswell, New Mexico, through the alleged unidentified flying object crash; graduating from Carnegie Mellon and MIT; being a military wrestle pilot; and turning into a NASA astronaut. In attractive and suspenseful prose he info his ancient flight to the Moon, describing every thing from the very practical—eating, snoozing, and going to the rest room in space—to the metaphysical, similar to the life-changing sensation of connectedness to the universe that he felt and that has been defined, in various levels, by means of many astronauts. wide assets contain annotated lists of sites approximately area, museums and firms, motion pictures and movies, and books for additional reading.

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