Basic technical details are coupled with a complete pictorial history of Project Mercury in this compact and concise guide. Fascinating facts extracted from official NASA documents and color images of the people, machines, and methods involved in Project Mercury provide a comprehensive picture of the hundreds who helped make the program successful. Both seasoned space buffs and young adults nurturing their interest in the space program will find this an informative resource for the Project Mercury mission.
About the Author
Steve Whitfield is a veteran of the computer electronics and aerospace industries, and currently works as a technical and science editor.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
We really enjoyed reading this book and the Project Gemini book. The photographs are of good quality. A good overview of the space project indeed!