Neil Armstrong: A Life of Flight

Written by:
Jay Barbree
Narrated by:
Michael Prichard

Unabridged Audiobook

Release Date
July 2014
11 hours 3 minutes
Much has been written about Neil Armstrong, America's modern hero and history's most famous space traveler. Yet shy of fame and never one to steal the spotlight, Armstrong was always reluctant to discuss his personal side of events. Here for the first time is the definitive story of Neil's life of flight he shared for five decades with a trusted friend-Jay Barbree.

Barbree writes about Neil's three passions-flight, family, and friends. This is the inside story of Neil Armstrong from the time he flew combat missions in the Korean War, to when he saved his Gemini 8 by flying the first emergency return from Earth orbit, to when he flew Apollo 11 to the moon's Sea of Tranquility. Through his friendship with Neil and his dedicated research, Barbree brings us the most accurate account of his friend's life, the book he and the famed astronaut planned together for twenty years.
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very interesting and informative well narrated

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Alan R.

Was a lot better story then I thought it was going to be, even found out a few things I didn’t know.

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Patricia D.

amazing. learned so many interesting details. the narrator was transistor and the book was captivating. answered so many questions.

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Lisa J.

Engaging. Educational. Big. Sad. Inspiring. A great story! Well read. 5 out of 5 stars!!

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