Freedom 7

The Historic Flight of Alan B. Shepard, Jr.

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ISBN: 978-3-319-01155-4 (Print) 978-3-319-01156-1 (Online)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvii

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    Pages 1-28

    History and development of the Mercury-Redstone program

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    Pages 29-64

    The Mercury flight of chimpanzee Ham

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    Pages 65-101

    NASA’s first space pilot

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    Pages 103-138

    Countdown to launch

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    Pages 139-158

    Fifteen minutes that stopped a nation

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    Pages 159-206

    Splashdown!

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    Pages 207-224

    A Nation Celebrates

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    Pages 225-243

    Epilogue

  10. Back Matter

    Pages 245-266