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The Cosmonaut Who Couldn't Stop Smiling

The Life and Legend of Yuri Gagarin

The Cosmonaut Who Couldn't Stop Smiling( )
Author: Jenks, Andrew L.
ISBN:978-1-60909-052-4
Publication Date:May 2012
Publisher:Cornell University Press
Imprint:Northern Illinois University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $35.00
Book Description:

\u201cLet's go!\u201d With that, the boyish, grinning Yuri Gagarin launched into space on April 12, 1961, becoming the first human being to exit Earth's orbit. The twenty-seven-year-old lieutenant colonel departed for the stars from within the shadowy world of the Soviet military-industrial complex. Barbed wires, no-entry placards, armed...

Book Details
Pages:323
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
History / Russia & The Former Soviet Union
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:0.77 Pounds



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