Development of the Space Shuttle, 1972-1981 (History of the Space Shuttle, Volume 2) ISBN 13: 9781588340092
ISBN 10: 1588340090
Hardcover; Washington And London: Smithsonian, April 2002; ISBN-13: 978-1588340092
T. A. Heppenheimer is the author of seven books including The Space Shuttle Decision, 1965-1972: History of the Space Shuttle, Volume 1 (Smithsonian Books, 2002) and Countdown: A History of the Space Program (1995). He is a freelance writer and has written cover stories for many magazines, including American Heritage , Popular Science , and Science Digest .