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GETTING THE RIGHT STUFF:...

WINKS ROBIN W.

GETTING THE RIGHT STUFF:...

by WINKS ROBIN W.

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InTom Wolfe published The Right Stuff, a thrilling and personal account of the Mercury Seven – the Project Mercury Astronauts; the first seven Americans chosen to go into space.

There are libraries of more detailed books on the subject, but none capture the spirit of the program and the times better than Wolfe’s masterpiece.

Two men haunt Philip Kaufman's "The Right Stuff" (), the story of America's first steps into space. One speaks little, the other hardly at all.

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