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It was very well written; I thought Mullane's wit and humor was very entertaining.
It not only describes details about astronaut life and the Space Shuttle program, but Mullane tells a great story as well.
It was never one of those, "I can't put it down" books but i always did look forward to having time to read it.
An exciting, adventure filled look into the first space shuttle missions. Mike Mullane gives a fun, yet honest account of operating one of the biggest technological marvels of the... Read morePublished 2 days ago by Paul Aubert
I wanted to get a first-hand account of what it is like to qualify, train, and fly as an astronaut. And to his credit, Mullane does a good job there. Read morePublished 23 days ago by Jeff Doyle
I read this book twice. Mullane's humor and uncensored peek under NASA's skirt gave me the understanding that astronauts really ARE human beings, and not the bulletproof supermen... Read morePublished 26 days ago by R. J. ROULSTON
Just like Mike Mullane, I spent my childhood building real rockets (not the Estes hobby rockets) that often exploded violently on the launchpad, and dreamed of going into space. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
This book captivated me from the first line. It details the very interesting life of an astronaut but also gives a realistic insight into the dangers and pitfalls. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Afnan R.
So good! Such an interesting read. I'm so glad he made it as long as he did. I was sad when it was over. Read morePublished 2 months ago by SAHMof2boys