Group of five books from the personal collection of moonwalker Gene Cernan, each signed on an opening page or the front pastedown in ink below his ownership stamp, “Gene Cernan, Apollo XVII,” with each book signed and inscribed by the respective author or editor, including: Wilson Greatbatch, Mike Smith, Stephanie Pace Marshall (2), Denton A. Cooley, and one other. Titles include: The Making of the Pacemaker; Warnings: The True Story of How Science Tamed the Weather; Science Literacy for the Twenty-First Century; Portraits of Great American Scientists; and 100,000 Hearts: A Surgeon’s Memoir. In overall fine condition. Originating from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation, a portion of the proceeds for the sale of these items will be donated to the ASF.
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