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Issue Details: First known date: 2018... 2018 Honeysuckle Creek : The Story of Tom Reid, a Little Dish and Neil Armstrong's First Step
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'Honeysuckle Creek reveals the pivotal role that the tracking station at Honeysuckle Creek, near Canberra, played in the first moon landing. Andrew Tink gives a gripping account of the role of its director Tom Reid and his colleagues in transmitting some of the most-watched images in human history as Neil Armstrong took his first step.

'Part biography and part personal history, this book makes a significant contribution to Australia’s role in space exploration and reveals a story little known until now.

'As Christopher Columbus Kraft Jr, the director of flight operations for Apollo 11, acknowledged: ‘The name Honeysuckle Creek and the excellence which is implied by that name will always be remembered and recorded in the annals of manned space flight’.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Sydney, New South Wales,: NewSouth Publishing , 2018 .
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      Extent: 272p.p.
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      • Published 1 November 2018.
      ISBN: 9781742236087, 1742236081
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