Keywords: astronautics

Red Moon Rising

Red Moon Rising


Matthew Brzezinski

ISBN: 9780805081473
Year of publication: 2007

Matthew Brzezinski RED MOON RISING Sputnik and the Hidden Rivalries that Ignited the Space Age To Lena, who wants to be a scientist and do science stuff FOR THE FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF SPUTNIK, THE BEHIND-THE-SCENES STORY OF THE FIERCE BATTLES ON EARTH THAT LAUNCHED THE SUPERPOWERS INTO SPACE THE SPY PLANES WERE DRIVING NIKITA KHRUSHCHEV MAD. Whenever America wanted to peer inside the Soviet Union, it launched a U-2, which flew too high to be shot down. But Sergei Korolev, Russias chief rocket ...

Keywords: astronautics