NASA's official history of Project Mercury, America's effort to get a man into space. Covers the development of the rocket boosters, the selection and training of the astronauts, the design of the Mercury spacecraft, the test launches, and all six manned Mercury flights, including Alan Shepard, the first American in space, and John Glenn, the first American in orbit.
Number Of Pages: 472
Published: 5th April 2010
Publisher: Red and Black Publishers
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 15.2 x 2.4
Weight (kg): 0.63