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Integrating women into the astronaut corps : politics and logistics at NASA, 1972-2004

Author: Amy E Foster
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©2011.
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Foster, Amy E.
Integrating Women into the Astronaut Corps : Politics and Logistics at NASA, 1972-2004.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Amy E Foster
ISBN: 9781421403946 1421403943
OCLC Number: 794700367
Notes: OldControl:muse9781421403946.
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 207 pages :) : illustrations
Contents: ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction""; ""1 Beyond Rosie the Riveter""; ""2 Wilma Deering Meets Captain Janeway""; ""3 ""The Damn Crazy Things!""""; ""4 Making Space""; ""5 ""The Strange Ones""""; ""6 Defying Gravity""; ""7 ""NASA Sutra""""; ""8 Uninvited Heroics""; ""Epilogue""; ""Notes""; ""Essay on Sources""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""Z""; ""Illustrations""
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