Cooper, Henry S. F. Jr.,: Before Lift-off : The Making of a Space Shuttle CrewCooper, Henry S. F., Jr.
Book Number: 0277945
the John Hopkins University press, Baltimore & London, 1987. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Page edges browned with age, previous owner's name and signature on the front end paper, previous owner has covered the book with clear adhesive plastic, no damage as a result.Illustrated with black-and-white photographs, indexed.The author obtained unprecedented permission from NASA, to follow the 41-G crew from its formation through the completion of its mission, orbiting Earth on the space shuttle mission in October 1984. He was even given access to the heart of the training program: the crew's sessions in the shuttle mission simulators– Front fold over blurb Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science & Technology; Space Exploration; 1980s; Aviation. ISBN: 0801835240. ISBN/EAN: 9780801835247. Inventory No: 0277945.