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Mission to Mars

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Mission to Mars

My Vision for Space Exploration
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"Colonising space is essential for the long term survival of the human race, and Buzz Aldrin's book shows us how." --Stephen Hawking Legendary "space statesman" Buzz Aldrin speaks out as a vital...
"Colonising space is essential for the long term survival of the human race, and Buzz Aldrin's book shows us how." --Stephen Hawking Legendary "space statesman" Buzz Aldrin speaks out as a vital...
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  • "Colonising space is essential for the long term survival of the human race, and Buzz Aldrin's book shows us how." --Stephen Hawking

    Legendary "space statesman" Buzz Aldrin speaks out as a vital advocate for the continuing quest to push the boundaries of the universe as we know it. As a pioneering astronaut who first set foot on the moon during mankind's first landing of Apollo 11--and as an aerospace engineer who designed an orbital rendezvous technique critical to future planetary landings--Aldrin has a vision, and in this book he plots out the path he proposes, taking humans to Mars by 2035.

    Foreword by Andrew Aldrin
    Chapter 1: The View from Air Force One
    Chapter 2: Time for Decision-making
    Chapter 3: Your Space: Building the Business Case
    Chapter 4: Dreams of My Moon
    Chapter 5: Voyage to Armageddon
    Chapter 6: The March to Mars
    Chapter 7: Homesteading the Red Planet
    Chapter 8: The Clarion Call

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  • BUZZ ALDRIN, best known for his Apollo 11 moonwalk, holds a doctorate degree in astronautics and, at the age of 82, continues to wield influence as an international advocate of space science and planetary exploration. He has written three nonfiction books, two science fact/fiction novels, and two children's books. Co-author LEONARD DAVID is a veteran space journalist and winner of the 2010 National Space Club Press Award.
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