Michael J. Neufeld
Neufeld was born in Edmonton, Alberta, in 1951. He received a bachelor's degree from the University of Calgary and an M.A. from the University of British Columbia in 1976 with a thesis entitled "He who will not work, neither shall he eat: German social democratic attitudes to labor, 1890-1914". He received his Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University in 1984 with a dissertation on "From artisans to workers: the transformation of the skilled metalworkers of Nuremberg, 1835-1905".
- The Skilled Metalworkers of Nuremberg: Craft and Class in the Industrial Revolution. New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press, 1989
- The Rocket and the Reich: Peenemünde and the Coming of the Ballistic Missile Era. New York : Free Press, 1995. According to WorldCat, the book is in 749 libraries. The book won the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics's History Manuscript Award, and the Society for the History of Technology's Dexter Prize.
- Von Braun: Dreamer of Space, Engineer of War. New York : A.A. Knopf, 2007. According to WorldCat, the book is in 1091 libraries. The book won the Organization of American Historians's Leopold Prize, and the American Astronautical Society's Eugene M. Emme Award for Astronautical Literature.
- Translated into German as Wernher von Braun: Visionär des Weltraums, Ingenieur des Krieges
- Translated into Danish as Wernher von Braun: krigsingeniør og rumfartsvisionær
- Translated into Polish as Von Braun: [inżynier nazistów i Amerykanów]
- with Yves Béon. (eds.) Planet Dora: a memoir of the Holocaust and the birth of the space age. Boulder, Colo.: WestviewPress, 1997.
- with Michael Berenbaum. (eds.) The Bombing of Auschwitz: Should the Allies Have Attempted It? New York: St. Martin's Press, 2000.
- with Alex M. Spencer. (eds.) Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum: An Autobiography. Washington, D.C: National Geographic Society, 2010.
- Spacefarers: Images of Astronauts and Cosmonauts in the Heroic Era of Spaceflight. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press, 2013.
- Milestones of Space: Eleven Iconic Objects from the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. Minneapolis, Minn.: Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in association with Zenith Press, 2014.