Bringing Columbia Home by Jonathan Ward (Signed by Jonathan Ward & Eileen Collins)
SIGNED BY JONATHAN WARD AND EILEEN COLLINS.
The dramatic, definitive inside story of the Columbia space shuttle disaster and the epic search and recovery operation that followed after Columbia disintegrated on reentry on February 1, 2003, and all seven astronauts were lost. Featuring a foreword and epilogue by shuttle astronauts Robert Crippen and Eileen Collins.
Bringing Columbia Home shares the deeply personal stories that emerged as NASA employees looked for lost colleagues and searchers overcame immense physical, logistical, and emotional challenges and worked together to accomplish the impossible. This is an incredible, compelling narrative about the best of humanity in the darkest of times and about how a failure at the pinnacle of human achievement became a story of cooperation and hope.
Softcover, 416 pages, 6”x9”.
NOTE: There is a slight ding in the corner of each book.