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    Gene Kranz Signed Book: Failure is Not an Option. Mission Control from Mercury to Apollo 13 and Beyond. (New York: Simon and Schuster, 2000). First edition, later printing. Signed on the title page in black felt tip: "Gene Kranz/ 'Flight'". "There are three kinds of people in the world: those who make things happen ... those who watch things happen ... and those who wonder what happened. In Failure Is Not an Option, Gene Kranz is the one who makes things happen." (James Lovell). Hardbound in a dust jacket (enclosed in clear, acid-free protector), octavo, 415 pages, illustrated. Very fine.

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    November, 2016
    11th Friday
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