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

Available copies

  • 6 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 10 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main IND 92 GRI (Text) 36803000986971 INDIANA ROOM In transit -
 : Signed by the author [ mw 2017-02-06 @ BEGPLB ]
Brownstown PL - Brownstown 92 GRISSOM (Text) 79361000101703 Adult Nonfiction - Biography Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 629.45 Leo (Text) 32604030006700 DCTPLD AD Non-Fiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 921 GRI (Text) 33187004096042 Nonfiction - R Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library B GRISSOM, VIRGIL "GUS" (Text) 37500004266900 Biographies Available -
Loogootee PL - Loogootee 921 LEO (Text) 70511000056631 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 06/10/2017
Mitchell Comm. PL - Mitchell 921 GRI (Text) 36823001652554 Non Fiction On holds shelf -
Starke Co PL - San Pierre Branch 921 GRI (Text) 30880010057692 BIOGRAPHY Available -
Thorntown PL - Thorntown IN COL 629.450092 LEO (Text) 30034001253429 Indiana Collection Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 921 GRISSOM, GUS (Text) 31951004152374 Main Floor - New Arrivals Checked out 06/10/2017

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]

Content descriptions

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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