Space Race

The Right Stuff
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race
Failure is Not an Option: Mission Control From Mercury to Apollo 13 and Beyond
Lost Moon: The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13
Flight: My Life in Mission Control
Space Race: The Epic Battle Between America and the Soviet Union for Dominion of Space
Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut's Journey
In the Shadow of the Moon: A Challenging Journey to Tranquility, 1965-1969
Breaking the Chains of Gravity
Code to Zero
Korolev: How One Man Masterminded the Soviet Drive to Beat America to the Moon
A Man on the Moon
America in Space: Nasa's First Fifty Years
Rocket Boys (Coalwood #1)
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
I think, ladies and gentlemen, and I particularly address those of you who have a socialist outlook, that we should at least permit this socialist economy to prove its superiority. Let's allow it to show that it is advanced, that it is omnipotent, that it has defeated you, that it has overtaken you. Let us not interfere with it. Let us stop selling to it and giving it loans. If it's all that powerful, then let it stand on its own feet for ten or fifteen years. Then we will see what it looks like ...more
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Warning to the West

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
By apeculiar coincidence, the very day when I was giving my address in Washington, Mikhail Suslov was talking with your senators in the Kremlin. And he said, "In fact the significance of our trade is more political than economic. We can get along without your trade." That is a lie. The whole existence of our slaveowners from beginning to end relies on Western economic assistance....The Soviet economy has an extremely low level of efficiency. What is done here by a few people, by a few machines, ...more
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Warning to the West

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