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Dark Side of the Moon: Wernher Von Braun, the Third Reich, and the Space Race Hardcover – 3 Nov 2009

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  • Hardcover: 240 pages
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; First Edition edition (3 Nov. 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0393059103
  • ISBN-13: 978-0393059106
  • Product Dimensions: 16.8 x 2.5 x 24.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 796,576 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"[Biddle] assembles facts, omissions, or inconsistencies in von Braun's postwar accounts of the V-2 that cast doubt on von Braun's minimization of his knowledge about the concentration camp where the missile was constructed...A stern, prosecutorial portrait of the famous German American rocketeer." -- Gilbert Taylor

About the Author

Wayne Biddle won a Pulitzer Prize for his New York Times reporting on the "Star Wars" anti-missile project. He has written three nonfiction books and is a member of the writing seminars faculty at the Johns Hopkins University. He lives near Baltimore, Maryland.

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