The Resource Magnificent desolation : the long journey home from the moon, Buzz Aldrin with Ken Abraham

Magnificent desolation : the long journey home from the moon, Buzz Aldrin with Ken Abraham

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Magnificent desolation : the long journey home from the moon
Title
Magnificent desolation
Title remainder
the long journey home from the moon
Statement of responsibility
Buzz Aldrin with Ken Abraham
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although Apollo 11 made Aldrin a famous person as he described the "alien world" of moon and space as "magnificent desolation," his celebrity status led to both personal trials and triumphs back on earth. "The twin demons of depression and alcoholism emerged -- the first of which Aldrin confronteed early and publicly, and the second of which he met with denial until it nearly killed him." He describes the failure of two marriages and renewal once he gained sobriety and a new love of his life, a woman named Lois
Biography type
autobiography
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323017
Cataloging source
UKM
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Aldrin, Buzz
Dewey number
629.454092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Abraham, Ken
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True
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  • Aldrin, Buzz
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Astronauts
  • Space flight to the moon
Target audience
adult
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the long journey home from the moon
Label
Magnificent desolation : the long journey home from the moon, Buzz Aldrin with Ken Abraham
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 326 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781408804032
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781408804025
Label
Magnificent desolation : the long journey home from the moon, Buzz Aldrin with Ken Abraham
Publication
Note
Includes index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 326 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781408804032
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781408804025

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