In anticipation of the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing, New York Times bestselling author and historian Douglas Brinkley delivers a young readers edition of a story rooted in heroism, bravery, and patriotism America s race to the moon July 20, 1969 It s a day that has earned a spot in history It s the day that America was the first nation to succeed in sending two astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong to the moon.But what led to this unforgettable event What were the stakes riding on the Apollo 11 s safe landing In acclaimed author Douglas Brinkley s first young readers edition, space fans will get the riveting and factual backstory of arguably the most significant achievement of the 20th century. Download American Moonshot Young Readers' Edition: John F. Kennedy and the Great Space Race By Douglas Brinkley – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com
Douglas Brinkley is a professor of history at Rice University and a contributing editor at Vanity Fair The Chicago Tribune has dubbed him America s new past master His most recent books are The Quiet World, The Wilderness Warrior, and The Great Deluge Six of his books have been selected as New York Times Notable Books of the Year He lives in Texas with his wife and three children.
- 272 pages
- American Moonshot Young Readers' Edition: John F. Kennedy and the Great Space Race
- Douglas Brinkley
- 22 November 2018 Douglas Brinkley