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Author Mezrich, Ben, 1969-
Title Sex on the moon : the amazing story behind the most audacious heist in history / Ben Mezrich.
Published New York : Doubleday, c2011.
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 Learning Commons Bestsellers  HV6248.R585 M49 2011    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description 308 p. ; 25 cm.
Summary In 2002, NASA fellow Thad Roberts hatched the most daring heist ever conceived: steal NASA's precious moon rocks. With the help of his girlfriend and another female cohort, both NASA interns, Roberts successfully stole the rocks. However, selling the invaluable stones proved to be Roberts' downfall.
Subject Roberts, Thad, 1977-
Theft -- United States -- Case studies.
Theft -- Texas -- Houston -- History -- 21st century.
Lunar petrology -- History -- 21st century.
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center -- History -- 21st century.
Thieves -- Texas -- Houston -- Biography.
Scientists -- United States -- Biography.
Interns -- United States -- Biography.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- Officials and employees -- Biography.
ISBN 0385533926 (hardcover)
9780385533928 (hardcover)
Standard # 40019679208
OCLC number 666230411