Cooper, Gordon, Henderson, Bruce, Leap of Faith: An Astronaut's Journey into the Unknown. New York: Harper Collins, 2000. Signed by Astronaut Gordon Cooper on title page. Original dust jacket.
Gordon Cooper was one of the original Mercury Seven astronauts. Mercury Seven was a select group of the nation's top military test pilots chosen for America's newly formed manned space exploration program. In this compelling memoir, he recalls his adventurous life in the cockpits of planes and spacecraft. He also looks toward the future space travel, offering views on the existence of extraterrestrial intelligence. The book reveals details on what went on behind the scenes of the early U.S. space program in a telling book about American space exploration of the time.
Overall very good condition throughout. Complete with black, white, and blue dust jacket. Signed boldly by Cooper on the title page.
Dimensions: 10" H x 6.75" W x 1.5" D (with slipcase)
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