Books A Man on the Moon The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts by Andrew Chaikin Paperback, 670 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $18 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleA Man on the MoonSubtitleThe Voyages of the Apollo AstronautsAuthorAndrew Chaikin Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary A celebration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the first moon landing offers an accessible history of the Apollo space program from its less-than-auspicious beginnings, through its greatest triumphs, to its untimely end. Reprint. Genres: Nonfiction History & Society Science & Health Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about A Man on the Moon Opinion The Mission of Space Shuttle Discovery Q&A: What's Next for the Shuttle? July 29, 2005 Space historian and Morning Edition commentator Andrew Chaikin answers questions about the challenges facing NASA and the shuttle program, and the future of manned spaceflight.