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Right Stuff, the (1979) [Novel]
by Tom Wolfe Rating: Weighted - 6.8 / Average - 6.5 of 10 (2 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary :

The men had it. Yeager. Conrad. Grissom. Glenn. Heroes...the first Americans in space...battling the Russians for control of the heavens...putting their lives on the line.

The women had it. While Mr. Wonderful was aloft, it tore your heart out that the Hero's Wife, down on the ground, had to perform with the whole world watching...the TV Press Conference: "What's in your heart? Do you feel with him while he's in orbit?"

Original title: The Right Stuff
Original languages: English


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Edition #1: Right Stuff, the

Right Stuff, the (1979)
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Language: English

  • "An exhilarating flight into fear, love, beauty and fiery death ... magnificent." People
  • "Breathtaking ... epic ... There are images and ideas in The Right Stuff that glisten like a rocket screaming to the heavens." Los Angeles Times
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Right Stuff, the (1979)

ISBN: 0553275569

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