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This new ocean : a history of Project Mercury

Author: Loyd S Swenson; James M Grimwood; Charles C Alexander
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Scientific and Technical Information Division, Office of Technology Utilization, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1966.
Series: NASA SP (Series), 4201.; NASA historical series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Autographs
Additional Physical Format: Swenson, Loyd S.
This new ocean : a history of Project Mercury
xv, 681 p.
(OCoLC)44247564
Online version:
Swenson, Loyd S.
This new ocean.
Washington, D.C. : Scientific and Technical Information Division, Office of Technology Utilization, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1966
(OCoLC)651821419
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Loyd S Swenson; James M Grimwood; Charles C Alexander
OCLC Number: 569889
Description: xv, 681 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: 1. The Lure, the Lock, the Key (To 1958) --
2. Exploring the Human Factor (1948-1958) --
3. Aeronautics to Astronautics: NACA Research (1952-1957) 4. From NACA to NASA --
5. Specification for a Manned Satellite --
6. From Design into Development --
7. Man-Rating the Machines --
8. Machine-Rating the Men --
9. From Development into Qualification: Flight Tests --
10. Tests versus Time in the Race for Space --
11. Suborbital Flights into Space --
12. Final Rehearsals --
13. Mercury Mission Accomplished --
14. Climax of Project Mercury.
Series Title: NASA SP (Series), 4201.; NASA historical series.
Other Titles: History of Project Mercury
Responsibility: by Loyd S. Swenson, Jr., James M. Grimwood [and] Charles C. Alexander.

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