PastAllReason's Reviews > Failure is Not an Option: Mission Control From Mercury to Apollo 13 and Beyond

Failure is Not an Option by Gene Kranz
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Jun 22, 2009

it was amazing
bookshelves: read-2009, science, biography
Read in June, 2009

A key insider's view of the US Space Program from the early days to the end of the Apollo space program. Kranz's straightforward style is professional, forthcoming and passionate about the importance of space program. His chapters on Apollo 11 and Apollo 13 are especially noteworthy.

Oh, and I enjoyed the explanation for his wearing of the vests, including the fact that it was his wife who made them for him.

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