Title The Astronauts: The First 25 Years Of Manned Space Flight.
Book Condition Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition.
Edition First Edition.
Publisher Exeter Books, New York: 1986.
0671081942 / 9780671081942
Seller ID 41170X1
Presents a detailed account of manned space programs of the US and USSR as well as an account of the non-American and non-Soviet astraunauts and cosmonauts who have flown in space as guests aboard the spacecraft of the US and the USSR. This book is a tribute to the individuals who designed and built the systems and hardware and to the dedicated men and womenwho are astronauts and cosmonauts. All those individuals from the world overwho are pioneers and participants in these bold and glorius expeditions are included here - Yuri Gagarin, Alan Sheppard, John Glenn, Gherman Titov, Neil Armstrong, Valentina Tereshkova, Edward White, Sally Ride, Charles Walker, John Young, Valerie Ryumin, Senator Jake Garn and Christa McAuliffe among many others. Includes an Index.
(Key Words: Astronauts, Cosmonauts, Space, Manned Space Flight, Yuri Gagarin, Bill Yenne, Alan Sheppard, John Glenn, Gherman Titov, Neil Armstrong, Valentina Tereshkova, Edward White, Sally Ride, Charles Walker, John Young, Valerie Ryumin, Senator Jake Garn, Christa McAuliffe, Photography, Soyuz, Gemini, Judith Resnick, Soviet Union).