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Walking to Olympus: an EVA Chronology

Walking to Olympus: an EVA Chronology( )
Author: Admininstration, National Aeronautics
Portree, David
Trevino, Robert
Series title:Monographs in Aerospace History Ser.
Publication Date:Nov 2013
Publisher:CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.39
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Spacewalkers enjoy a view of Earth once reserved for Apollo, Zeus, and other denizens of Mt. Olympus. During humanity's first extravehicular activity (EVA), Alexei Leonov floated above Gibraltar, the rock ancient seafarers saw as the gateway to the great unknown Atlantic. The symbol-ism was clear - Leonov stepped past a new Gibraltar when he stepped into space. More than 32 years and 154 EVAs later, Jerry Linenger conducted an EVA with Vladimir Tsibliyev as part of International Space...
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Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.5 x 11 x 0.32 Inches
Book Weight:0.96 Pounds

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