Author2Author with James R. Hansen


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Bill welcomes historian and author James R. Hansen to the show. James is a professor emeritus of history at Auburn University. A former historian for NASA, Hansen is the author of twelve books on the history of aerospace and a two-time nominee for the Pulitzer Prize in History. His 1995 book Spaceflight Revolution was nominated for the Pulitzer by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the only time NASA ever nominated a book for the prize. He serves as co-producer for the major motion picture First Man, which is based on his New York Times bestselling biography of Neil Armstrong and that is now being shown internationally in theaters. Don't miss it!

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