- Author:Henry S.F. Cooper Jr.
- Publisher:Johns Hopkins University Press; 1st edition (September 1, 1987)
- Pages:288 pages
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The making of a space crew―a fascinating story masterfully told.
The book illuminates the world of "sims"the endless computerized simulations that crews endure to learn their complex task. Writing with wit, sensitivity, and intelligence, Cooper conveys the bond that develops among the crew members and between crew and instructors. The making of a space crew―a fascinating story masterfully told. Michael Collins, Apollo 11 astronaut).
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Chronicles the day-to-day training of Space Shuttle crew 41-G from the selection of the crew members through the completion of their mission. Before Lift-Off is a wonderfully detailed look at the entire process that a Space Shuttle crew goes through in preparing for a mission, from selection, through all their training, and on to the flight itself. You get a chance to see what goes on behind the scenes, and you get a glimpse of just how much work goes into it, not just from the astronauts, but from the thousands of people in the background.
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Henry Spotswood Fenimore Cooper (November 24, 1933 – January 31, 2016) was a writer and local environmentalist. He was a longtime contributor to The New Yorker, predominantly covering NASA's space program. Cooper also wrote eight books about space exploration throughout his lifetime. He was a noted chronicler of events at the Century Association, a private club in New York City.
Henry S. Cooper, J. " Isis 81, no. 1 (Ma. 1990): 147-148. Translating History of Science Books into Chinese: Why?
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Cooper Jr. was born on November 24, 1933 in Manhattan, New York, USA as Henry Spotswood Fenimore Cooper. He was an actor, known for Steve Zissoun vedenalainen maailma (2004) and Moon Beat (2009). He was married to Mary Luke Langben
Cooper Jr. He was married to Mary Luke Langben. He died on January 31, 2016 in Cooperstown, New York.
Cooper, Henry S. Before Lift-off: The Making of a Space Shuttle Crew. Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987. This book presents a fine discussion of the selection and training of crews for individual Shuttle missions. New York: William Morrow and C. 1979. This is a popularly written book on the decision, development, and test of the early Space Shuttle, the Orbiter 101, named for the Star Trek craft Enterprise.