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The right stuff
The right stuff
Wolfe, Tom2018
Books, Manuscripts
Originally published in 1979, Tom Wolfe's 'The Right Stuff' tells the story of supersonic flight testing from the breaking of the sound barrier in 1949 to NASA's Mercury 7 rocket programme. Wolfe's story, however, was not about technology but about the bravery and sacrifices of the pilots.
Main title:
The right stuff / Tom Wolfe.
Author:
Wolfe, Tom, author
Imprint:
London : Vintage Classic, 2018.
Collation:
448 pages ; 20 cm
Notes:
Originally published: New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1979.
ISBN:
9781784873714 (pbk)
Dewey class:
629.40973
Language:
English
BRN:
2684986
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