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Calculated risk : the supersonic life and times of Gus Grissom / by George Leopold.

Leopold, George, 1955- author. (Author).
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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Bloomfield IND 92 GRI (Text) 36803000986971 INDIANA Available -
Danville-Center Township Public Library - Danville 629.45 Leo (Text) 32604030006700 DCTPLD AD Non-Fiction Available -
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Rochester Library 921 GRI (Text) 33187004096042 Nonfiction - R Available -
San Pierre Branch Library 921 GRI (Text) 30880010057692 NEW ADULT Available -
West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette 921 GRISSOM, GUS (Text) 31951004152374 Main Floor - New Arrivals Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781557537454
  • ISBN: 1557537453
  • Physical Description: xiii, 378 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: West Lafayette, Indiana : Purdue University Press, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction : pure oxygen -- 1926 -- Work -- Purdue -- Wingman -- Test pilot -- Mercury seven -- Extracurricular activities -- The flight of Liberty Bell 7 -- Down a peg -- Apogee -- Risk and reward -- How astronauts talk -- Front of the line -- Death at 218 feet -- Abandon in place.
Subject: Grissom, Virgil I.
Astronauts > United States > Biography.

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