WorldCat Identities

Bean, Alan 1932-

Works: 49 works in 96 publications in 4 languages and 4,632 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Juvenile works  Interviews  Biography  Educational films  Fiction  Science films  Biographical films 
Roles: Interviewee, Contributor, Author, Illustrator, Photographer
Classifications: TL789.8.U6, 629.454
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Alan Bean
Mission control, this is Apollo : the story of the first voyages to the moon by Andrew Chaikin( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

July 20, 1969, marked one of the climactic moments in our history, the day Apollo 11 landed on the moon. But it is only one piece of a magnificent story. Mission Control, This Is Apollo, by the acclaimed Andrew Chaikin recounts space history from the Mercury missions through Apollo 17 and beyond. It is illustrated with stunning full-color paintings by astronaut Alan Bean, who walked on the moon with Pete Conrad on Apollo 12 and has devoted his post-NASA life to creating art. Handsome, informative, and dramatic, this is no textbook, it is the tale of humankind's greatest adventure in the last frontier: space
In the shadow of the Moon by David Sington( Visual )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of NASA's Apollo program and the lunar landings by American astronauts made between 1968 and 1972. Features rare archival footage and interviews with surviving astronauts
For all mankind by Al Reinert( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an impressionistic look at NASA's first manned flights to the moon as filmed and narrated by the astronauts who made the voyages
The case of the U.S. Space Camp mission( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The super sleuths, Mary-Kate and Ashley, are called in to help out the Space Program and Mission Control with the help of Alan Bean of Apollo XII, the fourth astronaut on the moon. Unless they solve the mystery of the unknown ticking sounds and the grounded U.S. Space Shuttle, the Shuttle cannot lift off as scheduled
Village global : les années 60 by Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'exposition Village global : les années 60, organisée par le Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal et présentée du 2 octobre 2003 au 7 mars 2004, offre une vue d'ensemble des forces de l'imaginaire à l'œuvre au cours de cette décennie, à travers leurs manifestations dans les domaines de l'art, du design, de la photographie, de la mode et de l'architecture. Réunissant quelque 250 œuvres, elle met l'accent sur ce qui fut clairement nouveau pendant les années 60. Thématique et multidisciplinaire, l'exposition se divise en quatre grands thèmes et volets : espace, médias, désordre et changement.--Document
Kosmos großer Entdecker Leben, Skizzen und Notizen( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apollo 12, uncensored( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the lighting strike at liftoff, to the splashdown disaster that almost caused the first space flight fatality. APOLLO 12: UNCENSORED tells the true story of the Apollo 12 Moon Mission that NASA never told
A bo luo deng yue : tai kong tan xian yi shu jia de qin shen jing li by Alan Bean( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in Chinese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Safe & successful use of art materials : explaining safe work habit and labels on art materials( Visual )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Bean, professional painter and former astronaut, shows how art, an exciting and safe activity, can be even safer. This program demonstrates safe practices with art materials, including ways to avoid ingestion, inhalation, and absorption of the materials. He also talks about the labels on art materials -- ASTM D4236, AP, CP, and the Health Label -- what they mean and how they can help an artist to avoid health risks
The wonder of it all : real American heroes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the rarely told human side of the men behind the Apollo missions through thoughtful and candid accounts from seven moonwalkers. Includes interviews with Buzz Aldrin, Alan Bean, Charlie Duke, and many more
Spaceborne by Donald R Pettit( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of refereeing; a handbook for Rugby Union referees by Humphry Francis Ellis( Book )

4 editions published between 1956 and 1982 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global village : the 1960s by Stéphane Aquin( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Apollo 12 (space flight)]( Recording )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landing on the moon; conversations of Frank McGee and mission control; dialogue of Pete Conrad preparing to step out on moon; coached on going down ladder; Conrad singing from the moon; trouble with TV camera
Homesteading space : the Skylab story by David Hitt( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Homesteading Space, by two of Skylab's own astronauts and a NASA journalist, tells the dramatic story of America's first space station from beginning to fiery end." "Homesteading Space is much more than a story of technological and scientific success; it is also an absorbing, sometimes humorous, often inspiring account of the determined, hardworking individuals who shepherded the program through a near-disastrous launch, a heroic rescue, and an exhausting study of Comet Kohoutek, as well as the lab's ultimate descent into the Indian Ocean. Featuring the unpublished in-flight diary of astronaut Alan Bean, the book is replete with the personal recollections and experiences of the Skylab crew and those who worked with them in training, during the mission, and in bringing them safely home."--Jacket
Wilkie Collins's religious upbringing by Alan Bean( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Photograph collection of American astronauts] by United States( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The view from space American astronaut photography, 1962-1972( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Images of the earth, moon, sun, and space vehicles and astronauts: includes sunsets and earthrises, solar eclipses, natural features of the earth and moon, weather phenomena; locations on earth include: Algeria, Florida, Arabian desert, Himalayas, Szechwan Province in China, Great Bahamas Bank, the Nile delta, Corpus Christi Bay and Rio Grande delta plain, fires over Vietnam after bombing raid on Haiphong harbor, India, Africa and South America, the Pacific Ocean; images of astronauts include views in Gemini and Apollo craft, during extra-vehicular activities, and on the moon, including deploying ALSEP, jumping, posing with flag, and including one image that has photographer reflected in helmet of the other astronaut; family snapshot on the surface of the moon; space suits and helmets stowed aboard the lunar module; space vehicles, including a Saturn rocket stage, ATDA target vehicle, Agena target vehicle, Apollo Command and Lunar Modules
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Mission control, this is Apollo : the story of the first voyages to the moon
Alternative Names
Alan Bean Amerikaans officier

Alan Bean amerikai űrhajós, a 4. ember a Holdon és festőművész

Alan Bean Amerikansk flyger, astronaut

Alan Bean amerykański astronauta

Alan Bean astronauta statunitense

Alan Bean astronaute américain

Alan L. Bean

alan lavern bean

Alan LaVern Bean US-amerikanischer Astronaut

Bean, Alan

Bean, Alan L. 1932-

Bean, Alan L. (Alan LaVern), 1932-

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Алан Бин

Алан Бін

Алан Лаверн Бін

Алън Бийн

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אלן בין

אלן בין אמן אמריקאי

ألان بين

ألان بين رائد فضاء أمريكي

آلن بین



Global village : the 1960sHomesteading space : the Skylab storyThe case of the U.S. Space Camp mission : a novelizationAlan Bean, painting Apollo : first artist on another world