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    • No Requiem for the Space Age

    • The Apollo Moon Landings and American Culture
    • By: Matthew D. Tribbe
    • Narrated by: Brian Troxell
    • Length: 10 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7

    During the summer of 1969 - the summer Americans first walked on the moon - musician and poet Patti Smith recalled strolling down the Coney Island Boardwalk to a refreshment stand, where "pictures of Jesus, President Kennedy, and the astronauts were taped to the wall behind the register." Such was the zeitgeist in the year of the moon. Yet this holy trinity of 1960s America would quickly fall apart.

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