Illus. in full color & full-color photos. "The story of Apollo II‘s historic flight, from lift-off, through ‘The Eagle has landed,’ to splashdown and quarantine. Donnelly does a good job of setting the stage with chapters on the history of the idea of flight to the moon, astronaut selection and training, and look at the flight’s effect on people in general."–School Library Journal.
Published by Random House Books for Young Readers May 06, 1989| 48 Pages| 6 x 9| 7-9 years| ISBN 9780394824574