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Author Jones, Tom, 1955 January 22-

Title Sky walking : an astronaut's memoir / Tom Jones.

Published New York : Smithsonian Books/Collins, 2006.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  629.450092 JONE    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st Smithsonian Books ed.
Physical description xiv, 369 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [359]-360) and index.
Contents Part 1 Earth -- 1 No Way Out 3 -- 2 Astronauts Wanted: Travel Required 10 -- 3 Who's Got the Right Stuff? 29 -- 4 Countdown to First Flight 51 -- 5 Seeing Earth in a New Way 63 -- 6 Final Count 79 -- Part 2 Shuttle -- 7 Earth and Sky 105 -- 8 Only Man Available 130 -- 9 Back in the Pool 152 -- 10 Go for EVA! 168 -- 11 Through the Fire 190 -- Part 3 Station -- 12 International Space Station 217 -- 13 A Clash of Cultures 228 -- 14 Destiny 240 -- 15 Rendezvous 266 -- 16 Stepping Out 288 -- 17 High Steel in Orbit 303 -- 18 Sky Walking 309 -- 19 Reentry 319 -- 20 Shock Waves 327 -- Epilogue: A New Odyssey 339 -- Appendix Mission Statistics 346.
Subject Jones, Tom, 1955 January 22-
Columbia (Spacecraft)
Astronauts -- United States -- Biography.
Space flights.
Extravehicular activity (Manned space flight)
Space stations.
Standard Number 9780060851521
ISBN 006085152X