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The Right Stuff by Tom Wolfe

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Published by Bantam .
Written in English


  • Science,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • History,
  • Military,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Military,
  • Astronautics,
  • Astronauts

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7826527M
ISBN 100553381350
ISBN 109780553381351

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