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Missouri Writers Guild Book of the Year - 2003
"If you have any interest in the space program and Florida's contribution to it, you'll like this book. It's a fascinating personal account of significant events in the nation's and Florida's history." - Villages Sun
--The Villages Sun
"Faherty is a fine writer who keeps his myriad of facts breezing along. It's an immensely entertaining look at an area whose five-decade boom rests solely on the shoulders of America's pioneer spirit." - Tampa Tribune
" Packed with fascinating insights about that special time and place and how it changed the lives of everyone in America, including the people in Brevard County."
"Packed with fascinating insights about that special time and place and how it changed the lives of everyone in America."
"His new book provides an excellent, nonacademic introduction to NASA's nearly fifty years of spectacular successes and heartbreaking failures."
--The Journal of Southern History