Americans into Orbit: The Story of Project Mercury

Americans into Orbit: The Story of Project Mercury

By: Gene Gurney
Published by: Random House
Publication Date: 1962
Series: Landmark Books
Series Number: 101

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On February 20, 1962, American newspaper headlines proclaimed the story everyone had been waiting for: GLENN ORBITS EARTH THREE TIMES SAFELY. After 1,160 days of hard, painstaking effort, the men of...

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