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By Tim Furniss

This flagship paintings charts an entire chronological log of orbital manned spaceflight. incorporated are the X-15 "astroflights" of the Nineteen Sixties, and the 2 1961 Mercury and Redstone missions which have been non-orbital. there's a picture depicting every one manned spaceflight, and information packing containers containing short biographies of the entire house tourists. the most textual content is a story of every venture, its highlights and accomplishments, together with the unusual proof and funny tales hooked up to each undertaking. The ensuing publication is a convenient connection with all manned spaceflights, the names of astronauts and cosmonauts who flew on each one project, their roles and accomplishments.

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