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3 edition of The View From Space found in the catalog.

The View From Space

  • 268 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Columbia University Press .
Written in English

  • Planets & asteroids,
  • Regional & Ethnic - American - General,
  • Science / Astronomy,
  • Cooking / Wine,
  • Photographs from space,
  • Planets,
  • Photo Techniques

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages163
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10195855M
    ISBN 100231083300
    ISBN 109780231083300

      Virts, who flew to space twice during his NASA career for a total of days off the planet, is a disarmingly thoughtful astronaut, and the stories he tells both in his book .   Legacy in space:Apollo 11's 50th anniversary: 5 great moon movies to celebrate humanity's great achievement The series won't track Chuck Yeager, portrayed in the book and and film as the greatest.

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October 3, – If, in fact, a picture is worth a thousand words, then astronaut Terry Virts has volumes to say about the view from space. So much so, that the photographs that fill the pages of his new book represent less than one tenth of one percent of all the photos he took in space.

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