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ISBN: 0099479370 / ISBN-13: 9780099479376

The Right Stuff

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  • The Right Stuff (Vintage) – Mass-market paperback (2005)
    by Tom Wolfe

    The Right Stuff

    Mass-market paperback, Vintage
    2005
    448 pages

    ISBN: 0099479370
    ISBN-13: 9780099479376

    What is it, I wondered, that makes a man willing to sit on top of an enormous Roman Candle, such as a Redstone, Atlas, Titan, or Saturn rocket, and wait for someone to light the fuse? I decided on the simplest approach possible. I would ask a few of the astronauts and find out - The men had it. Yeager. Conrad. Grissom. Glenn. Heroes. The first Americans in space - battling the Russians for control of the heavens, putting their lives on the line. The women had it. While Mr Wonderful was aloft, it tore your heart out that the ... Show more

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Reviews of The Right Stuff

Overall customer rating: 5.000
Elizabeth R

Excellent book

by Elizabeth R on Apr 11, 2013

Excellent book about true American heroes. exciting with an insight into the space race.

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