WorldCat Identities

Shepard, Alan B. (Alan Bartlett) 1923-1998

Overview
Works: 130 works in 195 publications in 2 languages and 6,897 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Narrator, Photographer
Classifications: TL789.8.U6, 629.4540973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alan B Shepard
Moon shot : the inside story of America's race to the moon by Alan B Shepard( Book )

20 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The successes of the space program--the first orbital flight, the first spacewalk, the first moon landing--and the stories of Apollo I, Apollo II, and Apollo 13, written by America's first man in space
Moon shot the inside story of the Apollo Project( Visual )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Utilizing an untapped treasure of NASA tapes, home movies, and never-before-seen footage of the Soviet space program, astronauts Alan Shepard and Deke Slayton guide you through the real story behind the space program
History of spaceflight reaching for the stars( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evolution of spaceflight: Using a remarkable combination of rare paintings, historical footage and computer animation, this fascinating video traces the evolution of spaceflight from earliest speculations to the marvels of future space technology. Wernher Von Braun Story: Learn of the remarkable vision of rocket pioneer Wernher von Braun, astronomer Fred Whipple and their colleagues who worked in the early 1950's to create the first serious Blueprint for space. What the future holds: Peer into the future of space travel with the latest computer animation of tomorrow's concepts, including America's evolving Space Exploration Initiative
Proceedings by Conference on results of the first U.S. manned suborbital space flight( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 380, March 12, 1945( Visual )

and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 382, March 19, 1945( Visual )

and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 381, March 15, 1945( Visual )

and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 38, May 8, 1961( Visual )

2 editions published in 1961 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 382, August 21, 1935( Visual )

and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 380, August 14, 1935( Visual )

and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 381, August 19, 1935( Visual )

and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 38, May 9, 1966( Visual )

and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universal Newsreels, Release 38, May 9, 1960( Visual )

and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moon shot the inside story of America's race to the moon by Alan B Shepard( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blueprint for space science fiction to science fact( Visual )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Shepard, America's first astronaut, describes the evolution of space flight, detailing how imaginary plans became blueprints for working spacecrafts. Tells of pioneer efforts by Wernher Von Braun and Fred Whipple. Presents possibilities for space exploration, including America's evolving Space Exploration Initiative. Describes new technology which may be used. With computer animation
Comet Halley returns( Visual )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using animation and 1910 photographs of Halley's comet, as well as telescopically enhanced stills of space, gives an overview of Halley's comet which is scheduled to orbit the sun in its seventy-five-year cycle in 1985. Hosted by Alan Shepard
Training by simulation by Alan B Shepard( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man in space 20th anniversary of Apollo Eleven( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of NASA from Alan Shephard's first rocket flight to Apollo II's flight to the moon
The Flight of Apollo 11 Eagle has landed( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the original NASA film documenting the space mission which successfully landed Americans on the Moon. Neil Armstrong was mission commander and the first man to step on the Moon. "Buzz" Aldrin piloted the lunar module and also walked on the Moon, and Michael Collins piloted the command module. They landed in the Sea of Tranquility and explored for almost three hours before returning safely to Earth
NASA -- the 25th year highlights from the first 25 years( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the original NASA film tracing the history of NASA and emphasizing the numerous challenges and accomplishments of its first 25 years. We see the astronauts undergoing rigorous training, the successes of the manned space flight and lunar landing programs, and the proof of Skylab that people could live and work in space for extended periods of time. The Apollo-Soyuz Test Project showed the advantages of international collaboration. NASA also launched many solar system probes: the Explorer, Mariner, Pioneer and Voyager projects all contributed greatly to space exploration
 
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Moon shot : the inside story of America's race to the moon
Alternative Names
Alan B. Shepard

Alan B. Shepard Jr.

Alan Bartlett Shepard

Alan Bartlett Shepard mlajši

Alan Shepard Amerikaans officier (1923-1998)

Alan Shepard astronauta amerykański

Alan Shepard astronauta e aviatore statunitense

Alan Shepard astronaute américain

Alan Shepard ensimmäinen avaruudessa käynyt yhdysvaltalainen astronautti

Alan Shepard US-amerikanischer Astronaut

Alans Šepards

Bartlett Shepard, Alan 1923-1998

Shepādo, Aran 1923-1998

Shepard, Alan.

Shepard, Alan 1923-1998

Shepard, Alan B. Jr

Shepard, Alan Bartlett.

Shepard, Alan Bartlett 1923-1998

Shepard, Allan 1923-1998

Алан Бартлет Шэпард

Алан Шепард

Алън Шепърд

Шепард, Алан

Ալան Շեփարդ

אלן שפרד

ألان شيبارد

آلن شپارد

ॲलन शेपर्ड

অ্যালান শেপার্ড

அலன் ஷெப்பர்ட்

ალან შეპარდი

앨런 셰퍼드

アラン・シェパード

シェパード, アラン

亞林·謝潑德

艾伦·谢泼德

艾倫·雪帕德

Languages
English (85)

French (3)

Covers
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