skip to content
An astronaut's guide to life on Earth Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

An astronaut's guide to life on Earth

Author: Chris Hadfield
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2013. ©2013
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Hadfield takes readers into his years of training and space exploration to show how to make the impossible possible. He developed an unconventional philosophy at NASA: Prepare for the worst-- and enjoy every moment of it. By thinking like an astronaut, you can change the way you view life on Earth-- especially your own.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Chris Hadfield
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Hadfield
ISBN: 9780316253017 0316253014
OCLC Number: 861187010
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 295 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction: Mission impossible --
Pre-launch. The trip takes a lifetime ; Have an attitude ; The power of negative thinking ; Sweat the small stuff ; The last people in the world ; What's the next thing that could kill me? --
Liftoff. Tranquility Base, Kazakhstan ; How to get blasted (and feel good the next day) ; Aim to be a zero ; Life off Earth ; Square astronaut, round hole --
Coming down to Earth. Soft landings ; Climbing down the ladder.
Responsibility: Chris Hadfield.

Abstract:

Hadfield takes readers into his years of training and space exploration to show how to make the impossible possible. He developed an unconventional philosophy at NASA: Prepare for the worst-- and enjoy every moment of it. By thinking like an astronaut, you can change the way you view life on Earth-- especially your own.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(4)

User lists with this item (5)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/861187010>
library:oclcnum"861187010"
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/861187010>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://viaf.org/viaf/146202023>
rdf:typeschema:Organization
schema:name"United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration."
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"First edition."
schema:copyrightYear"2013"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2013"
schema:description"Hadfield takes readers into his years of training and space exploration to show how to make the impossible possible. He developed an unconventional philosophy at NASA: Prepare for the worst-- and enjoy every moment of it. By thinking like an astronaut, you can change the way you view life on Earth-- especially your own."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1368847239>
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"An astronaut's guide to life on Earth"@en
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.