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We seven

Author: John DilleM Scott CarpenterGordon CooperJohn GlennVirgil I GrissomAll authors
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, [1962] ©1962
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Dille; M Scott Carpenter; Gordon Cooper; John Glenn; Virgil I Grissom; Wally Schirra; Alan B Shepard; Donald K Slayton
OCLC Number: 2515282
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 473 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Those seven : an introduction / John Dille --
A past to draw on / John H. Glenn, Jr. --
Six to fill the team. A chance for immortality / Malcolm Scott Carpenter ; Flying is in my blood / Leroy Gordon Cooper, Jr. ; Proud to help out / Virgil I. Grissom ; A polyp in time / Walter M. Schirra, Jr. ; The urge to pioneer / Alan B. Shepard, Jr. ; A test pilot's dream / Donald K. Slayton --
We all pull together. A job for everybody / Donald K. Slayton ; A sharp knife / Leroy Gordon Cooper, Jr. ; Some séances in the room / Walter M. Schirra, Jr. --
Seven miles of wire and a swizzle stick / John H. Glenn, Jr. --
Our cozy cocoon / Walter M. Schirra, Jr. --
Some fabulous tricks of the trade / Malcolm Scott Carpenter --
Eyeballs out, eyeballs in. A standing start / Donald K. Slayton ; The wheel / John H. Glenn, Jr. ; The one unknown / Malcolm Scott Carpenter ; The three-way spin / Virgil I. Grissom ; What to do until the ship comes / Alan B. Shepard, Jr. --
Glitches in time save trouble / John H. Glenn, Jr. --
The first American / Alan B. Shepard, Jr. --
The trouble with Liberty Bell / Virgil I. Grissom --
Three to make ready. A detailed plan / John H. Glenn, Jr. ; A close collaboration / Malcolm Scott Carpenter ; A range around the world / Alan B. Shepard, Jr. --
The mission / John H. Glenn, Jr. --
The confirmation / Malcolm Scott Carpenter.
Responsibility: by the astronauts themselves, M. Scott Carpenter, L. Gordon Cooper, Jr., John H. Glenn, Jr., Virgil I. Grissom, Walter M. Schirra, Jr., Alan B. Shepard, Jr., Donald K. Slayton.

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