Primary Sources: Studies, Proposals, Long-Range Plans

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Lundin, Bruce T.; Downhower, Walter J.; Eggers, A. J., Jr.; Johnson, Lt. Col. George W. S.; Loftin, Laurence K., Jr.; Ruppe, Harry O.; Escher, William J. D.; and May, Ralph W., Jr. "A Survey of Various Vehicle Systems for the Manned Lunar Landing Mission." NASA, Washington, 10 June 1961.

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