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"Cut of the same stone as Columbus, Magellan, Daniel Boone, Orville and Wilbur Wright...the seven astronauts of Project Mercury were winnowed out by the most searching tests man could devise and machine could execute." -- Time
As part of the Mercury Seven, M. Scott Carpenter became one of America's first astronauts. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
this is a fantastic overview of a fascinating chapter of history - written by each of the Original 7 it really gives an insiders look into the early days of the space programPublished 18 days ago by amy cavanaugh
Purchased as a gift for a person currently employed at NASA. He loves reading
about NASA before his time
This was purchased as a gift. I have not heard any feed back but am sure the recipient
I grew up knowing a few Astronauts, this book means alot to me Thank You for having this very bookPublished 11 months ago by Patricia Ann Saporito-Murdock
I suggested this book for my book club, so we'll see if anyone agrees with me..... I liked to hear from the men themselves. Read morePublished 16 months ago by pmckinnon
The direct message from the astronauts themselves is an important counter to Tom Wolfe's "The Right Stuff" cartoon images. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Daniel F. Belknap
Very satisfied with both the book and the rapid service.The book is bigger than the original pocket book whitch makes it easier to read,and it arrived when you said it would,thank... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Modesto Chavez
We seven is an amazing book written by the astronauts themselves. They paints te background from the selection process all the way to launch days. Read morePublished on August 10, 2013 by Steven Haniford