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The ordinary spaceman

Clayton C. Anderson

The ordinary spaceman

from boyhood dreams to astronaut

by Clayton C. Anderson

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International Space Station,
  • Astronauts,
  • United States,
  • United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration,
  • Extravehicular activity (Manned space flight),
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementClayton C. Anderson ; foreword by Nevada Barr
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL789.85.A53 A3 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 348 pages , 38 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27188738M
    ISBN 100803262825
    ISBN 109780803262829
    LC Control Number2014048858
    OCLC/WorldCa894747525

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    Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA (US) Bookseller Inventory # Title The Ordinary Spaceman: From Boyhood Dreams to Astronaut Author ANDERSON, Clayton C Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher University of Nebraska Press Place of. The Ordinary Spaceman: From Boyhood Dreams to Astronaut Clayton C. Anderson. Univ. of Nebraska, $ (p) ISBN Buy this book Born in rural Nebraska, Anderson fell in love.

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