Vision For Space : The Winding Journey Through Life and The Space Program As Seen By An Ordinary Joe
Joe LennoxISBN: 0595321135;
Book Description3-2-1, ignition, liftoff and my life changed forever. On a wintry day in February 1962, John Glenn rocketed into space, stirring the dreams and imagination of a young boy. Reading everything I could find while saving and collectingcountless space mementos became a passion and way of life. While, the Lennox Space Museum began as a joint venture with my sister, after a little more than 10 years of fun filled adventures, I was operating solo. As the collection continued to grow, my thoughts turned to a career in the space program. Lacking the courage to even think about being an astronaut, I headed for aeronautical college with the goal of being a NASA flight controller. Just as the plans for space missions don't alwaysfollow the normal flight plan, my goal of helping to send humans into space got derailed because of serious eye problems. Every mission has alternative strategies, though, and successes happen when you least expect them. ...
- OZON.ru 2486