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Before Lift-off: The Making of a Space Shuttle Crew

Before Lift off The Making of a Space Shuttle Crew More than a chronicle of different phases in the astronauts learning process Before Lift Off tells the story of the bonding of these men and women

  • Title: Before Lift-off: The Making of a Space Shuttle Crew
  • Author: Henry S.F. Cooper Jr.
  • ISBN: 9780801835247
  • Page: 225
  • Format: Hardcover
  • More than a chronicle of different phases in the astronauts learning process, Before Lift Off tells the story of the bonding of these men and women.

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    1 thought on “Before Lift-off: The Making of a Space Shuttle Crew

    1. I believe Before Lift-off is the only general interest book devoted to covering a single space shuttle mission, aside from those about the accident flights. This flight was STS-7--the seventh space shuttle mission--aboard Challenger in June 1983. This mission is interesting because it features two of the space shuttle program's star astronauts of the era, commander Robert Crippen and mission specialist Sally Ride. Ride was making her first spaceflight as the first American woman in space, which [...]

    2. I really enjoyed this book, which follows the crew of an October 1984 shuttle mission as they simulate various emergencies in advance of their flight. The book gave me some ideas that I hope to explore in my dissertation, which I hope will cover all of American human spaceflight.

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