Lost Moon Author:Jim Lovell & Jeffrey Kluger America launched seven Apollo expeditions to land on the moon. Six of the efforts succeeded outstandingly. One failed. Lost Moon is the story of that disaster and the incredible heroism of the three astronauts who brought their crippled vehicle back to earth. This account -- written by Jim Lovell, commander of the mission, and his talented co-au... more »thor, Jeffrey Kluger -- captures the high drama of that unique event and is told in the vernacular of the men in the sky and on the ground who masterminded this triumph of heroism, intellectual brilliance and raw courage. A thrilling story of a thrilling episode in the history of space exploration.