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Apollo 8 [videorecording] : leaving the cradle / Spacecraft Films ; produced by Mark Gray.

Apollo 8 leaving the cradle

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main DVD 629.454 Apollo 3 discs (Text) 31307014679809 Movies - Non Fiction Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 3 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2003]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
disc 1. A bold mission (program) -- disc 2. Complete television transmissions -- disc 3. Onboard 16mm film.
Summary, etc.:
The December 1968 journey of the Apollo 8 crew into lunar orbit verified the essential elements of the Apollo-Saturn system, and at the same time gave man a view of the Earth that will live through the ages. For many of us, the Apollo 8 mission and broadcasts will always hold a special significance in the history of space exploration. Features the television transmissions from Apollo 8, along with rare footage of preparation, launch, all the onboard footage, and recovery.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
Subject: Apollo 8 (Spacecraft)
Project Apollo (U.S.)
Space flights.
Genre: Documentary films.

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