Over the Moon
Jeffrey Kluger's "Moon Walkers" left me with a new appreciation of our astronauts [July 27]. It was carefully researched and beautifully written and filled in the gap in my knowledge of the lives of these men after their missions. Kluger's last paragraph on the enduring legacy of the 24 men's unique comradeship will stay with me. They are more human and more heroic than I ever imagined.
Gerry Mandel,
St. Louis, Mo., U.S.

The brave astronauts who immeasurably boosted America's status during the Cold War undertook...

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