Results of the third U.S. manned orbital space flight, October 3, 1962.

by Manned Spacecraft Center (U.S.)

Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Manned Spacecraft Center, Project Mercury in [Washington]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 120 Downloads: 367
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Subjects:

  • Schirra, Walter M, -- 1923-,
  • Project Mercury (U.S.)

Edition Notes

SeriesNASA SP -- 12
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTL789.8 U6 M545
The Physical Object
Pagination120p.
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17136994M

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