The Ordinary Spaceman

The Ordinary Spaceman

"A memoir chronicling Clayton Anderson's quest to become an astronaut. From his childhood to working for NASA, and then eventually becoming an astronaut"--


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Publisher U of Nebraska Press
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ISBN 0803262825
Pages 400 pages
The Ordinary Spaceman
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Clayton C. Anderson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

"A memoir chronicling Clayton Anderson's quest to become an astronaut. From his childhood to working for NASA, and then eventually becoming an astronaut"--
The Ordinary Spaceman
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Clayton C. Anderson
Categories: BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

What’s it like to travel at more than 850 MPH, riding in a supersonic T-38 twin turbojet engine airplane? What happens when the space station toilet breaks? H
It's a Question of Space
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Clayton C. Anderson
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

Having spent over 150 days on his first tour of the International Space Station, it’s safe to say that Clayton C. Anderson knows a thing or two about space tr
Great Themes of Science Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: John J. Pierce
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: Praeger

Great Themes of Science Fiction looks at the most important elements of the genre and shows how each has evolved over time. Among the topics examined are aliens
Galaxy Magazine
Language: en
Pages:
Authors:
Categories: Fantasy fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1960 - Publisher:

Travelers of Space
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Martin Greenberg
Categories: Science fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1951 - Publisher:

Station in Space
Language: en
Pages: 156
Authors: James E. Gunn
Categories: Science fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1958 - Publisher:

At one time, outer space was seen as the last frontier, the final challenge to human ingenuity. But those days are gone as the galaxy becomes the stomping groun
Beyond the Beyond
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Poul Anderson
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 1969 - Publisher:

Galaxy Science Fiction
Language: en
Pages:
Authors:
Categories: Science fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1958 - Publisher:

The Great Apes
Language: en
Pages: 132
Authors: Cyril Ruoso
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-10-04 - Publisher:

Highly descriptive text and stylish photography help explain the life of man's closest cousins. With brilliant photography and concise text, the authors give us