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An astronaut's guide to life on Earth / Chris Hadfield.

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Canton Library B Hadfield (Text) 33115007383562 Adult Biography Available -
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Dunn Public Library B HADFIELD Had (Text) 33436001479218 Adult Biography Available -
Fletcher Branch HADFIELD (Text) 33258007244945 Adult Biography Available -
Forsyth Central B HADFIELD, CHRIS (Text) 0112519698552 Adult Biography Checked out 08/26/2019
Goldsboro Library B HADFIELD (Text) 900000000247644 Adult Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316253017
  • ISBN: 0316253014
  • Physical Description: 295 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: Mission impossible -- Pre-launch. The trip takes a lifetime ; Have an attitude ; The power of negative thinking ; Sweat the small stuff ; The last people in the world ; What's the next thing that could kill me? -- Liftoff. Tranquility Base, Kazakhstan ; How to get blasted (and feel good the next day) ; Aim to be a zero ; Life off Earth ; Square astronaut, round hole -- Coming down to Earth. Soft landings ; Climbing down the ladder.
Summary, etc.:
Hadfield takes readers into his years of training and space exploration to show how to make the impossible possible. He developed an unconventional philosophy at NASA: Prepare for the worst-- and enjoy every moment of it. By thinking like an astronaut, you can change the way you view life on Earth-- especially your own.
Target Audience Note:
1190L Lexile
Subject: Hadfield, Chris, 1959-
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration > History
Astronauts > Canada > Biography.
Manned space flight > History.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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