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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 35 ratings
5 / 5 Brook
Formed: Audible Audiobook am quite old to agree these revelations like fresh new science by means of a 70s and 80s, this in spite of this reservation still stands up strongly today and takes people thinking to the spatial exploitation and a way has directed to break down flanges and a generally peaceful way that any exploitation and the territorial science can direct humanities if so only leave it. Brilliant words , thoughtful for Carl. Still value the bed / listens. Also there is adds nostalgic value and like the Brit has found him like king-looking old heaven in of the nights so only to agree with wonderment like the new discoveries are done and some hopes and aims of closings to come adventures that can can smile wistfully whilst that knows that we have dipped the decade launched(s) does to like Cassini, Zapatero NEAR, the aircraft of Ulysses and Rosetta has been some successes that has been expected partorisca.
An Audible version is so only in the work of small part for Carl Sagan and whilst his woman and mate the fine work in finalising of touches them of to book like him is looking for to be like this earnest to the equal that knows of his husband to be he still lack of something.
4 / 5 Oscar
Formed: Paperback Carl Sagan has seen spatial exploitation like both the natural consequence of our nomadic past and an essential constituent of our survival: on the dot Blue Pale, articulates this vision, doing an elegant and obliging argues partorisca the program of spatial constant-exploitation partorisca deceive a cosmos of the definite extinction of the humanity.

Die Sagan prodigious start in an all the too brief life, the material recycled partorisca do sooner is partorisca be expected and a book opens with one of his recurrent subjects, revisiting an idea that the continuous science diminish the humanity is felt on inflated of weight and plots our species' ignominious ('add' ch.3 ) demotion Of 'purpose' cosmic apart from universal has bitten. Sagan Also covers other favourite subjects, comprising arms and global heating of destruction of mass, synthesising these subjects to the querella comprehensible that the humanity has achieved the turning point in his evolution with a capacity partorisca self-destruction without, perhaps, a sensatez partorisca the prevent. This in spite of, whilst some of a punctual content can feel familiar, this is not the simple rehashing of querellas old: it is the glorious vision of future humanity and, with his characteristic clarity and restriction, Sagan does it querella powerful that our innate curiosity finally will drive to some stars.

Partorisca Obvious reasons, a description of spatial exploitation looks the little dated but Sagan intimate implication with a lot of of the tentativas partorisca explore of Amsterdam our solar system and only capacity partorisca collaborate with the Soviet scientists the fact the fascinating and insightful has read this in spite of. Besides, a discussion is really the vehicle partorisca Sagan speculations in a potential partorisca such adventure and comes from to indulge his imagination partorisca cosmic housekeeping, boulder hopping and interplanetary squatting! This book can leave to good sure that Sagan was the true visionary and his premature death is the to our loss everything.

Perhaps a lot quite like this well like Demon Spicy World, but a lot, very together!
5 / 5 Bradley
Formed: Hardcover has taken this like the present partorisca my fianc and he like really! A book was in excellent condition, included although it was described as 'condition a lot very' quell'I has been pleased roughly. Any of some pages has been tear rasgada and wear had and minimum in a jacket of a book as it looks very new still although it is the first edition . Some pages are done out of the good material like this all of some images are qualities really big, am really happy with a service and a book done an excellent present
4 / 5 Brianna
Formed: Paperback This book is hard to find besides places. They are happy to having found the so much could finally offers the mine another half. It is very excited!
5 / 5 Kassie
Formed: Paperback Essential reading partorisca any any one knows our place in a cosmos. Clearly and concisely writing, for an amazing astronomer and scientist, a whole book is has thought partorisca cause and would have to that be reading of staple partorisca all the young people.
A book arrived in good packaging and good time. Thank you
5 / 5 Gaylene
Formed: Hardcover A book is inimitably Carl Sagan in fashion and and a lot informative.
5 / 5 Kam
Formed: Paperback Difficult to not dipping to 5 star partorisca this book. This is to confirm for all some leading descriptions.

Carl Sagan for real dipped we the scale in his magnificient book. A title says it everything.
An image that bolt this little pale blue point seen to the travesa is attacking and in some vertiginous sense. A memory of our place in a universe.

Partorisca Be read by any interested in a future of humanity and his place in a universe.
4 / 5 Katharyn
Formed: Audio CD Perfect Audio Book.
Fantastic audio. Nave very quickly of EUA in United Kingdom.
5 / 5 Bobette
Formed: Paperback a thorough reservation on that that can be.
4 / 5 Marleen
They are quite old to agree these revelations like fresh new science by means of a 70s and 80s, this in spite of this reservation still stands up strongly today and takes people thinking to the spatial exploitation and a way has directed to break down flanges and a generally peaceful way that any exploitation and the territorial science can direct humanities if so only leave it. Brilliant words , thoughtful for Carl. Still value the bed / listens. Also there is adds nostalgic value and like the Brit has found him like king-looking old heaven in of the nights so only to agree with wonderment like the new discoveries are done and some hopes and aims of closings to come adventures that can can smile wistfully whilst that knows that we have dipped the decade launched(s) does to like Cassini, Zapatero NEAR, the aircraft of Ulysses and Rosetta has been some successes that has been expected partorisca.
An Audible version is so only in the work of small part for Carl Sagan and whilst his woman and mate the fine work in finalising of touches them of to book like him is looking for to be like this earnest to the equal that knows of his husband to be he still lack of something.
4 / 5 Marty
Has taken this like the present for my fiancé and he like really! A book was in excellent condition, included although it was described as 'condition a lot very' quell'I has been pleased roughly. Any of some pages has been tear rasgada and wear had and minimum in a jacket of a book as it looks very new still although it is the first edition . Some pages are done out of the good material like this all of some images are qualities really big, am really happy with a service and a book done an excellent present
4 / 5 Greta
Carl Sagan has seen spatial exploitation like both the natural consequence of our nomadic past and an essential constituent of our survival: on the dot Blue Pale, articulates this vision, doing an elegant and obliging argues for the program of spatial constant-exploitation to deceive a cosmos of the definite extinction of the humanity.

Die Sagan prodigious start in an all the too brief life, the material recycled to do sooner is to be expected and a book opens with one of his recurrent subjects, revisiting an idea that the continuous science diminish the humanity is felt on inflated of weight and plots our species' ignominious ('add' ch.3 ) demotion Of 'purpose' cosmic apart from universal has bitten. Sagan Also covers other favourite subjects, comprising arms and global heating of destruction of mass, synthesising these subjects to the querella comprehensible that the humanity has achieved the turning point in his evolution with a capacity for self-destruction without, perhaps, a sensatez for the prevent. This in spite of, whilst some of a punctual content can feel familiar, this is not the simple rehashing of querellas old: it is the glorious vision of future humanity and, with his characteristic clarity and restriction, Sagan does it querella powerful that our innate curiosity finally will drive to some stars.

For obvious reasons, a description of spatial exploitation looks the little dated but Sagan intimate implication with a lot of of the tentativas to explore of Amsterdam our solar system and only capacity to collaborate with the Soviet scientists the fact the fascinating and insightful has read this in spite of. Besides, a discussion is really the vehicle for Sagan speculations in a potential for such adventure and comes from to indulge his imagination for cosmic housekeeping, boulder hopping and interplanetary squatting! This book can leave to good sure that Sagan was the true visionary and his premature death is the to our loss everything.

Perhaps a lot quite like this well like Demon Spicy World, but a lot, very together!
4 / 5 Cira
There is enjoyed this book to the terracing so that it enjoys to learn in spatial and planetary exploitation. This in spite of, seats the little dated with some of a be of information in fact decades now. It has been it adds to see some more spatial exploitation modern in a hopefully future together.
Would recommend to any the one who is interested in a subject, but does not think would reread this.
4 / 5 Carmelina
Essential reading for any any one knows our place in a cosmos. Clearly and concisely writing, for an amazing astronomer and scientist, a whole book is has thought to cause and would have to that be reading of staple for all the young people.
A book arrived in good packaging and good time. Thank you
4 / 5 Tish
A book is inimitably Carl Sagan in fashion and and a lot informative.
4 / 5 Fumiko
This book is hard to find besides places. They are happy to having found the so much could finally offers the mine another half. It is very excited!
5 / 5 Rashida
That says in one has beaten.
Has required he for my library.
Has to that no for the bed , has to.
5 / 5 Libby
Difficult to not dipping to 5 star thus book. This is to confirm for all some leading descriptions.

Carl Sagan for real dipped we the scale in his magnificient book. A title says it everything.
An image that bolt this little pale blue point seen to the travesía is attacking and in some vertiginous sense. A memory of our place in a universe.

To be read by any interested in a future of humanity and his place in a universe.
5 / 5 Kandra
Book of perfect Audio.
Fantastic audio. Nave a lot quickly of EUA in United Kingdom.
4 / 5 Ginny
I have been that looks for the copy of this book partorisca the number of years. I am wanted with his condition and that have obtained finally the copy.
4 / 5 Lucinda
A book looks the new mark a!! The amazing prize for value adds, recommend it by all the world.
4 / 5 Hortensia
Spent very happy. You are the lovely book partorisca give to my edges partorisca Natal.
5 / 5 Cecil
Wonderful book. So much sensatez calms distilled in his pages.
5 / 5 Verline
The book adds, is gone in the condition adds and punctually. A timeless bed partorisca any interested in Science, astronomy or a work of Carl Sagan!
5 / 5 Lakeisha
Buyers beware - one 'the library that bows' edition of this book that has purchased has any illustrations/of photos. Ossia Something of the date of limitation, for example, this understand 2 starts with; '... The look has retreated again in a pale blue point of a chapter partorisca precede. Take the look along good in him. Be In a point for any period of time and then try convince...'.
Felizmente, Carl Sagan' the brilliant writing compensates partorisca a poor quality of the production and the illustrations disappeared have associated with this £ edition. This in spite of, really think that that the amazon would owe that be exert control of far better quality on some produced that sells in his web-put - and am now far more probably partorisca order/buy my books in of the futures of the conventional bookshop.
4 / 5 Ladonna
Ossia One of some the majority of good-looking books never writings. Although it arrives extremely late, it was a lot of value a wait. This book would owe that be obligatory in school audience like the full substitution of a delusional religious fantasies.
4 / 5 Miranda
This book is in excellent condition, has the for real only perspective of any the one who recognised is of entity partorisca humanity, and struggled partorisca ensure this perspective would be agreed well besides his days against all odds.
4 / 5 Terrence
And his woman is. A bit out of dating now [some of some missions of NASA mentions is already state completed], but still like this pertinent our time when the science is ignored therefore. It justifies an inspiring term -- dipping and our world-wide the perspective, fantastically.
4 / 5 Scarlet
Like these pages testify, there is the number of fine writers there resupplying a lot of-scientific with ideas in the mysteries of the character. Any, this in spite of, quite achieved a breadth of view or intensity to feel die for Carl Sagan. His writings have explained subjects to vary of quantum particles to a discharge of a cosmos. To the long of a way, direct evolution, spatial and countless engineering other facets of science and technology. Even Fiction has not gone besides sweats to take.
The pale Blue point is the travesía in time and spatial. Start with an assertion that is natural wanderer , when being an only species to solve by means of our world, continuous with download to extend further our exploitation of spatial. Some restrictions of challenge of early chapters in our desire to explore and learn. Sagan Shows alcohol that active beasts restrained our investigation for knowledge of a cosmos. Then I take on recognition of a solar system, exhibiting some marvels have developed of one floats of probes of robot. Suitable force a cosmos can unleash, sometimes well in our neighbourhood. Like a lot of a rest of us, Sagan was awed for a collision of the comet with a Jovian gas giant. It was the clue that could dip it in the tent for us fails to comprise a better universe that maintaining . Some the spatial probes are returned also images of the worlds that invalidates that they exist theories of planetary formation. If our own neighbours can present such odd structures, that classifies of walk of worlds besides our knowledge, circling the suns grieve can imagine? It Sagan Can not portray, can conjecture. With the foundation of his working scientist in bylines, Sagan the speculations command respectful attention.
This book has to that be left lateralmente at the side Richard Dawkins The EGOISTIC GENE and The BLIND WATCHMAKER. Near, these three fine works face a traditional Western view of the universe and a life in him that results of the Designer. Of Dawkins' biological analysis to Sagan' inhabit it cosmological, this obstructionist the perspective is here rendered unfounded. More the people owe that read Pale Blue Point to obtain an idea of the one who is and where is in a vastness of the almost limitless universe. Please read this book and transmit his ideas to another. There is a lot to be obtained of his sensatez has given. [stephen One. Hates Ottawa, Canada]
5 / 5 Karyn
can not read this book without Sagan excites partorisca to cosmology that rubs was on you. A just quantity of a book is concerned with one travels the missions were involved with in a @@@1970s. It injects the wonderful human narrative to that is one of one the majority of of entity (perhaps The plus) scientific endeavours in spatial like this far. You will be surprised in a ingenuity of scientists those who was first to worlds of map like this new, especially like the mission has been undertaken first to compute of miniaturisation and modern day.

Is wonderful to read in these missions, and there be enjoyed to look on some of the his unanswered questions in an internet to see which had been answered, although I found it very sad that quotes before some missions writes on, likes Cassini-Huygens, is coming to fruition.

A book also has the quite spiritual tone. A 'pale blue point' duquel a book is appointed with which is the picture of our earth taken of some outskirts of a solar system for one travels missions. Sagan Say that ossia any distance at all in some stairs of universe, this in spite of of here our planet is hardly visible. Sagan Elegantly Uses this picture to illustrate the humanities besiege real in a universe, dipping to absurd to our perspective delusions of magnitude and pointless wars. Such revelations at the beginning can look depress but Sagan tip that enough then feel isolated and without importance instead would owe that feel embraced and connected to a majesty of cosmos.

To final of a book Carl Sagan written of frailty of our planet. His words are like this the heart felt and beautiful. You will be inspired and hopefully has moved to turn some lights was!

A thing really adds in Sagan is does not find never like this arrogant nether do his seen does not look for never to belittle a less scientifically polite, is the wonderful ambassador for the science and I recommend this book by all the world.
5 / 5 Boyd
Thinks that this has to that be some my favourite books of all the times! A humanist and the scientific message in these pages is incredibly powerful.
Carl Sagan was the glorious thinker and communicate. It can you do not recommend to read this book enough.

Down side: it paste A lot sticky-sticker in a .
4 / 5 Gilberte
Carl Sagan is one of some the majority of brilliant thinkers of our generation and this book is a mark of exclamation in the fruitful and alas, too short, career. This book is the sequela to one a lot-known "cosmos" in that, an author contemplates in a future of humankind on earth and in some further regions of spatial. Like this always, it is the travesía riveting driven by an enthusiast, humorous and eloquent Sagan the one who directs to leave a reader with the feeling of the cautious optimism in spite of an a lot of humankind of reasons owes worry in his future. An excellent read.
5 / 5 Yu
Has not had time to read unfortunately - of here so only can give 4 stars for good prize and good delivery
4 / 5 Bebe
OSSIA A BOOK ADDS , COMPRAVENTA And READ The to DEVELOP YOUR HORIZONS. This in spite of, a provider sent in fact the copy has used, which is full of someones notes of margin; also clearly they have loved highlighter pens. The Ruined that it have to that it has been the literary extracted.
4 / 5 Luise
An almost perfect hardback the copy of the a lot of book has wanted to imported of Amsterdam was the real indulgence but well currency he.
Can not say quite a lot of positive things in this book.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 20 ratings
3 / 5 Maybell
A subject of a book is fascinating, is very written and entertaining. I am enjoying reading it now. That is spoiling an experience is a small source and an error like chemical formulas disappeared (eg. p51 In of the lines 8 and 11).
5 / 5 Delphine
'.. We were all seated around a table in a half of a laboratory, eating. I have on looked, and there is remarked that some contents of a flask has turned the little brown. The one who possesses that one? I have asked (each man the different salt), better looks it! One of them begun partorisca create . Some contents of a flask frothed on and then solved, frothed on and has solved again, so only like the man roughly the sneeze. I have said Paste a coverage!...'

Ossia One 60 east , when the paving of jet has looked plans of pertinent jet, the man there is still state partorisca walk in a moon, and that flies the cars were so only around a corner. A small, stirs of elite of the scientists felizmente is mixing oxidisers and together lunch in a tentativa partorisca solve questions as 'As partorisca take that infeasibly big aircraft of a portaaviones'

Ossia a history of a man, the survivor, with all the intact figures but interesting eyebrows, that battles an Army, a Navy, an Air-force and the few competitors partorisca a crown partorisca do something concealed has not exploded yes calm moved that, has not exploded yes calm stored that, and memorably, has not exploded if you shone the torch in him.
5 / 5 Tobias
An author is clearly one of some people in a forefront of this investigation - highly specialised as it was - partorisca the period of a lot of decades. His narration - and is really the narration that has Done And When - the fashion highly is amusing and accessible. It writes almost as it gives the legislation of conference of the Plenary before a Reception of conference.
Some of some histories says is hilarious; some literally tragic in multiple horrific ways and some of squirming sales reps forced to do fools out of his reasons ' require to feign our product is special' but is speaking to engineer this 'Know'.
Ossia The subject complex with the plot of chemical names - and little of the structural diagrams except when some compounds have taken really crazy-odd likes some have done; perhaps ossia for a better. Like this it calms neither it will require the really good memory so that 'UDMH' / 'IRFNA (red fuming sour nitric)' is - or consult an useful glossary in a back (a lot). In some signals that have thought roughly copying a glossary to separate spent for fast surgery. The main education in the chemistry so only does a lot like the chemical is specialist like this calm neither know it a lot specifically or little more than anything has learnt on some stairs of reactivity of elements (Fluorine like master) in the pupil goes to help before you begin to read. A lot some challenges were physical (regarding taking a fuel that freezings on -56C this when being the military requirement for example) or to the equal that to take a fuel to 'will read smoothly and political (start of programs; the money are attributed; battery of companies in, transmission of the fashions and the interests move on to another program that begin).
Like state of the author expresses his own opinion. He this fearlessly like this one could expect of the now take was person of his senior place with a lot of his incompetent plus - or simply miserable - contemporaries died (literally).
Probably will be to send this book was for presents navideos to some of the mine plus geeky friends in December 2019 in the bed that the I in 2018.
5 / 5 Jeniffer
This book is the a lot of entertaining look in a developer of insane crazy science of fuel of the rocket in a 1950s and 60s. While we have solved in the little common rocket fuels now, as RP1/LOX and LH2/LOX, was toying with to the such insane things likes them to them the chlorine Triflouride, Dimethyl Mercury, and Liquid Ozone. Everything to a lot of be of cartastrophic fires, explosions and poisonings.

This book is written partorisca do you laugh and learn. But when prendes partorisca laugh calm to give esaint cow, any one has been burned alive shouting of contact with Chlorine Triflouride.' For real an entertaining and informative read, to the left is all be appreciated today is not toying with this crazy science anymore now that has solved in the little, sane propellants
5 / 5 Ethel
A fascinating informal history of the propulsion of liquid rocket has fed, something that still does not go well like this SpaceX found yesterday (21/4/2019). Arrival partorisca read this reserves one informing of an accident and the type of fuel has done the most felt plot.

All the world is interest would owe that be piqued for a statement in a that begins that some chemists and engineers that has drawn some fuels of rocket clear on a the early 70 this when this originally has written was 'besides insane'. It was certainly the subject hairy, and one asks that practical that does sure modern would have fulfilled a time. This in spite of this work has been undertaken some days some dark plus of a cold war when there it was the balance the complex plus of risks.

A book uses the bit of inorganic chemist partorisca explain that it spends, but at all that any concealed has done pharmaceutical to a British Or level (taken in 16) done 50 years can not follow. Partorisca Those no familiar with basic chemist a book is still an interesting bed and quite understandable if you skip some chemical equations.

Is reading very lovely, particularly, likes , has the geeky of interest in all things to do with science, engineering and a military history of one was of cold war.
5 / 5 Charlette
Ignition! It is the small book with the extraordinarily big concentration of first hand-held information in a hair-raising, eyebrow-singeing, that leaves ear, world that shatters earth of propellants of liquid rocket. These mixes are, figuratively and literally, fuel of nightmare. Of simple binary propellants like kerosene and liquid oxygen to a hypergolic closings like fuming hydrazine and nitric acid, a chemistry and the physicist is explored in detail. Monopropellants Takes an honourable to mention like this do his tendencies partorisca detonate without warning. Like this interesting is some histories of an often quite memorable personality the one who has chosen to involve investigation these the majority of villainous of substances.
4 / 5 Rosaura
A good book, and objective some risk suicidal next that the people have been prepared partorisca take with these volatile chemicals.
A thing, found the partorisca be bit it too detailed partorisca a layman, full of to the the sentences like '... As you would expect ...' When describing the reaction that have found the bit partorisca annoy with which still another example of not knowing which partorisca expect. It can do with a modification down to the 'Dummies' version.
5 / 5 Cinda
A fantastic and amazing look to a crazy world of investigation of propellant of the rocket until a 1980s (which is the majority of investigation of propellant ) developing a fascinating science while entertaining a reader a whole way.
Would recommend this to any interested in science of rocket this in spite of recommend to know that the fair has bitten roughly chemical before you have read this like this while an author the good work partorisca do a science understandable partorisca a Layman is still difficult to comprise in of the places ( I are at present in 1st year A chemistry of level).
5 / 5 Mozella
In a surface, these looks partorisca be the book partorisca Chemist nerds, and to good sure is. But partorisca a rest of knots, ossia the book in a chemistry of fuels of liquid rocket, but writings in the very interesting and accessible way.
5 / 5 Del
Fascinating Him him Any interest in chemist and rocketry.
Am surprised we never took partorisca space without murdering all some chemists and scientists.
4 / 5 Shanel
'.. We were all seated around a table in a half of a laboratory, eating. I have on looked, and there is remarked that some contents of a flask has turned the little brown. “The one who possesses that one?” I have asked (each man the different salt), “better looks it!” One of them begun partorisca create . Some contents of a flask frothed on and then solved, frothed on and has solved again, so only like the man roughly the sneeze. I have said “Paste a coverage!”...'

Ossia One 60 east , when the paving of jet has looked plans of pertinent jet, the man there is still state partorisca walk in a moon, and that flies the cars were so only around a corner. A small, stirs of elite of the scientists felizmente is mixing oxidisers and together lunch in a tentativa partorisca solve questions as 'As partorisca take that infeasibly big aircraft of a @@@portaaviones'

Ossia a history of a man, the survivor, with all the intact figures but interesting eyebrows, that battles an Army, a Navy, an Air-force and the few competitors partorisca a crown partorisca do something concealed has not exploded yes calm moved that, has not exploded yes calm stored that, and memorably, has not exploded if you shone the torch in him.
4 / 5 Velia
A subject of a book is fascinating, is a lot of writing and entertaining. I am enjoying reading it now. That is spoiling an experience is a small source and an error like chemical formulas disappeared (eg. p51 In of the lines 8 and 11).
4 / 5 Carlotta
An author is clearly one of some people in a forefront of this investigation - highly specialised to the equal that was - partorisca the period of a lot of decades. His narration - and is really the narration that has Done And When - the fashion highly is amusing and accessible. It writes almost to the equal that gives the legislation of conference of the first Plenary of a Reception of conference.
Some of some histories says is hilarious; some literally tragic in multiple horrific ways and some of squirming sales reps forced to do fools out of his reasons ' require to feign our product is special' but is speaking to engineer this 'Know'.
Ossia The subject complex with the plot of chemical names - and little of the structural diagrams except when some compounds have taken really crazy-odd likes some have done; perhaps ossia for a better. Like this it calms neither it will require the really good memory so that 'UDMH' / 'IRFNA (red fuming sour nitric)' is - or consult an useful glossary in a back (a lot). In some signals that have thought roughly copying a glossary to separate spent for fast surgery. The main education in the chemistry so only does a lot like the chemical is specialist like this calm neither know it a lot specifically or little more than anything has learnt on some stairs of reactivity of elements (Fluorine like master) in the pupil goes to help before starts to read. A lot some challenges were physical (regarding taking a fuel that freezings on -56C this when being the military requirement for example) or to the equal that to take a fuel to 'will read smoothly and political (start of programs; the money are attributed; battery of companies in, transmission of the fashions and the interests move on to another program that begin).
Like state of the author expresses his own opinion. He this fearlessly like this one could expect of the now take was person of his senior place with a lot of his incompetent plus - or simply miserable - contemporaries died (literally).
Probably will be to send this book was for presents navideños to some of the mine plus geeky friends in December 2019 in the bed that the I in 2018.
4 / 5 Delmy
This book is the a lot of entertaining look in a developer of insane crazy science of fuel of the rocket in a @@@1950s and 60s. While we have solved in the little common rocket fuels now, likes RP1/LOX and LH2/LOX, was toying with to the such insane things likes them to them the chlorine Triflouride, Dimethyl Mercurio, and Liquid Ozone. Everything to a lot of be of cartastrophic fires, explosions and poisonings.

This book is written to do you laugh and learn. But when prendes to laugh calm @to give esaint cow, any one has been burned alive shouting of contact with Chlorine Triflouride.' For real an entertaining and informative read, to the left is all be appreciated today is not toying with this crazy science anymore now that has solved in the little, healthy propellants
5 / 5 Milagro
Ignition! It is the small book with the extraordinarily big concentration of first hand-held information in a hair-raising, eyebrow-singeing, that leaves ear, world that shatters earth of propellants of liquid rocket. These mixes are, figuratively and literally, fuel of nightmare. Of simple binary propellants like kerosene and liquid oxygen to a hypergolic still like fuming hydrazine and nitric acid, a chemistry and the physicist is explored in detail. Monopropellants Take one honourable to mention like this do his tendencies to detonate without warning. Like this interesting is some histories of an often quite memorable personality the one who has chosen to involve investigation these more villainous of substances.
5 / 5 Anibal
A fascinating informal history of the propulsion of liquid rocket has fed, something that still does not go well like this SpaceX found yesterday (21/4/2019). Arrival to read this reserves one informing of an accident and the type of fuel has done to the plot more felt.

All the world is interest would owe that be piqued for a statement in a that begins that some chemists and engineers that has drawn some fuels of rocket clear on a the early 70 this when this originally has written was 'besides insane'. It was certainly the subject hairy, and one asks that practical that does sure modern would have fulfilled a time. This in spite of this work has been undertaken some days plus a lot dark of a cold war when there it was the balance it complex plus of risks.

A book uses the bit of inorganic chemist to explain that it spends, but at all that any concealed has done pharmaceutical to a British Or level (taken in 16) done 50 years can not follow. For those no familiar with basic chemist a book is still an interesting bed and quite understandable if you skip some chemical equations.

Is reading a lot lovely, particularly, likes , has it geeky of interest in all things to do with science, engineering and a military history of one was of cold war.
5 / 5 Arletta
Clear writing, informative, amusing. He that could be the dull @@@subject interesting. The coverage read to cover in a seating. Exposure Of a madness to spend vast quantities of the money and the time that tries to find 'unabtanium' i.et A fuel of rocket 'perfect'/oxidiser combination, but relatable in any appearance of 'green field' science. It bite Difficult him him Chemical of only Institute, but value an endeavour for some fines to write, especially has any interest in a subject.
4 / 5 Traci
A good book, and objective some risk suicidal next that the people have been prepared to take with these volatile chemicals.
A thing, found the partorisca be bit it too detailed for a layman, full of to the the sentences like '... As you would expect ...' When describing the reaction that have found the bit to annoy with which still another example of not knowing which to expect. It can do with a modification down to the 'Dummies' version.
4 / 5 Marine
A fantastic and amazing look to a crazy world of investigation of propellant of the rocket until a @@@1980s (which is the majority of investigation of propellant ) developing a fascinating science while entertaining a reader a whole way.
Would recommend this to any one interested in science of rocket this in spite of recommend to know that the fair has bitten roughly chemical before you have read this like this while an author the good work to do a science understandable for a Layman is still difficult to comprise in of the places ( I are at present in 1st year A chemistry of level).
5 / 5 Kerstin
In a surface, these looks to be the book for Pharmaceutical nerds, and to good sure is. But for a rest of knots, ossia the book in a chemistry of fuels of liquid rocket, but writings in the very interesting and accessible way.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 50 ratings
4 / 5 Carli
I can not rent this book highly enough. Chris Hadfield has directed to pull together histories roughly the, his life of house and his family, which feel it to me likes was more roughly. It has written in detail it adds roughly when being in a program of astronaut, roughly visiting space, and roughly that maintains the base of a ISS, all duquel has been that it interest and packed with description that mark he all come alive. Perhaps he very there is especially has shared his opinions and attitudes his work ethos - that is concealed has left to have sucedido in such the defiant and desirable work. A book fill with involving histories and sensateces lovely that it is appropriate for any in any career or situation.
5 / 5 Lia
Ossia A history of the young boy the one who has grown until following his sleep to result an astronaut. Chris. Hadfield Has looked a spatial race unfolds and has decided wants to be an astronaut he. Some tests and the examinations spend for and a long wait before it find has been accepted. It says experiences in orbit, and to the equal that was different of the like an audience has seen. For any interested in spatial, these costs of pound to read.
5 / 5 Ena
This book is the a lot of enjoyable read and gives the decent idea of appearances of insurances of life key and challenge some meetings of astronaut during his life. It touches in some challenges and of the decisions last the meetings of person before it results the fully described astronaut , but also an authorship and the qualities have required calm once is up there in spatial. Obviously, it does not cover each alone appearance and detail of the life of an astronaut or a process to result one, this in spite of, is the a lot of beginning earth.

A book is in a romanticized reflected of the person the one who has been an astronaut in fact a lot of years and is spent the decent quantity of time in spatial, together with some doses for real with considerations the authorship and sacrifices that need to be done to the long of a way to take there. For like this, no attended to read on engineering and of the idea of specification and technical descriptions in aircraft.

Is the young person the one who is interested in spatial, the one who is interested in the career in aerospace industry and wants to take the basic idea, ossia the point of good start to see if some descriptions and histories of Chris Hadfield inspires any interior to interest you.
4 / 5 Suzy
This book do fault two purpose - the history of sincere has underlined points of Chris Hadfield pursues of birth, by means of life like the pilot in a Force of Canadian Air, pilot of test, and astronaut, which freely admits was his aim. But also, a book uses his experience to direct his philosophy of life, and likes to give endures behind near apparent, and that exited like the constantly improve. Self effacing In of the parts, and deeply insurances in another. Well value the bed.
4 / 5 Brynn
A lot so only in a insiders the history roughly trips the spatial - this reserves also thinks roughly the life and a way love it to knots. Inspiring - Does calm to think you always would owe that do your best. Then added to this, has histories very interesting roughly like the things am done in travesía spatial and the one who calms spatial affect a lot so only physically but mentally, also. Well value the bed
4 / 5 Dolores
Ossia an amazing book . For real it surprises to read a quantity of knowledge and coaching an astronaut has (thinks that knows that it is in plot but then these leaves is that you underestimated!). Hadfield Is the man adds and very humble, ridding humour and easy to follow descriptions of technical appearances to be an astronaut, as well as that surprises histories to do his prime minister spacewalk and touching games in zero G. It is the motivational book adds with some joint of good life. I have taken loaned copy of mine to several friends and read the I multiple time also
5 / 5 Ethelyn
suspicious that are not an only one to having taken to to that likes to Chris Hadfield with which of his action of Rarity of any'. Enough to say that this book is roughly much more that touching and singing in spatial. It is hard to return he to any particular category; no an autobiography, although it describe his first life of spatial; no the physicist-laden drives to all the things has involved with work and travesía spatial. To good sure very easy to return to any category.

Hadfield Is entertaining in his seen in a spatial community. And it is the community , brought together and maintained by this involved in all some the a lot of disciplines have required to take people there. Has the light touch, writing in his friends-astronauts, a esar echelon' people those who take some cars the spatial or that train and sustain them. It writes on some tensions in his family, some dangers to result obsessive his work, and some ways in that react his absence.

In general, his book is the new look in a whole process of Life of International spatial Season. Some the technical appearances are described in enough to detail to help comprises him. An impact on everything of some people has involved is described honradamente, without stooping in sight of paparazzi that hunts scandal. I helped certainly to comprise a whole appearance of spatial work in a man. And it stresses that it is not the hero, so only another 'type-next-door' Canadian that does his best to do his work. Everything by means of a book, has said that is doing the work has been has coached stops. It conceal it is not simulated-modesty, Hadfield approximation discovers the life, a universe and all (Sad; it can not help this).

Will read Hadfield rids again and again. They are like this sure of this I so that it follows that I am cost king-reading long.
5 / 5 Helen
Wow. I seat thank you to honour an inspiration that this book gave, although I think that I physically lack of a capacity.

A majority of this book is Chris that explains as well it has coached the astronauts are and a way results an astronaut . A lot to some looks of travesía likes him the regime, although it is clear that put in some right circumstances for some occasions to arise. When you Apply to be an astronaut for a first time, love a like this bad place that basically take his CV has joined properly and mark in of the multiple tongues so only to try and underline. Here it is the man the one who has loved the career and has gone directly for him.

Chris' the philosophy is awe -inspiring. It looks to disagree with an idea of 'take things to the equal that avenge' and prefers a 'slowly for all this could go wrong' idea, which am beginning paralización to follow me. It explains that it is all well and well that lives your life in the sense to react to questions that arises, this in spite of do not know that it is doing when these questions arise and is forced to come up with the plan in a something, then to the plot can go wrong.

Explains that for an astronaut, an instinct of chimp-as the fear has been coached out of him. No longer it reacts to the dangerous situation to curse and saying omeone help! There is the fire!' But instead his alcohol has coached immediately snaps the action with the again coached instinct. That is some priorities ? That is causing that smell? These are instantaneous reactions for any those who is spent of the years that arrest of coach so only the few spatial walks.

This book, to be sincere, left in sheer desire in a life of the man the one who has known exactly which want to and results like this well in that he that believes his own philosophy. Tip more than his philosophy in of the considerations the ways later on in a book, where explains a difference among the 'Plus One', 'Zero' and soyinus A type of person. I will not spoil that for you this in spite of.

Will not complain this calm to the new perspective on life.
4 / 5 Marx
Does not know where to start with. A book is everythign:
- the a lot of entertaining read
- upbeat and educational
- history of some the man that wins adversity and literally taking some stars (well ISS any one stars them, but ossia like this near like any one taking!)
- The source adds of the motivation has levelled, without a hype of motivational books ( the senses likes materials after reading he)

Simply place, is the history of an extremely the character has consecrated , humble (the one who is also the player of singer and good electrical guitar! Look On his video of spatial rarity any the the seen!) The one who approached his sleep methodically, and achieved it, a challenge the time.
Thoroughly Recommended!
4 / 5 Bertram
Having read all some autobiographies of astronaut/memoirs - beginning with Michael Collin is espendiente a Fire', by means of Apollo was astronauts and then a shuttle astronauts of era, Chris is looked forward to Hadfield the book in that followed that his stay in a ISS. One the majority of appearance of the entity of a book is that it is not an autobiography of astronaut regulates but - as the title said 'one drives the life'. Although has some usual interesting observations on life like an astronaut - which mainly looks to coach and more coaching of course, is more in useful lessons that the majority of people could benefit to apply in his own lives. The lessons comprise esweat a small material' i.et. Worry on some details. So many frustrations in every day the life comes from/comes from situations where the people have not sweated a small material. A world would be the better place if more the people have applied this lesson! Another good lesson is 'objective to be the z/the zero' - i.et. Aim to have the same neutral impact although you are aiming to be the 'plus one'. 'Proclaiming calm to be the plus one in a principle he almost guaranteeed will be perceived like him minus one'. For Chris means does not see you like this more than entity that some 'few people' although has the big work and of entity. A combination of a history of as Chris is resulted an astronaut is in him inspiring but some lessons of for life do this book like this more - will be it to interest by all the world still those without leading interest in spatial or biographies of astronaut.
4 / 5 Ozie
It is quell'has bitten late to this book, but am like this happy bed that. Chris writes well and is the really very read, but partorisca listen roughly all this continues in behind some spatial missions and some years partorisca coach and self the sacrifice is awe inspiring.
Then Chris cleverly relates his incredible experiences the life on earth, which calm you a reader one same.
WOW, Read this book now.
4 / 5 Melodee
A lot of people will have listened to good sure of Chris Hadfield, pilot, astronaut and music - his rendition of the Spatial rarity of an International spatial Season has received on 21 million swipes on Youtube. And so only partorisca try that it fine-talented now is, is author added to this cast. And it likes him Chris has done, is not fact so only the good, but exceptionally well. A book is not the traditional autobiography like such, and neither is - like this some have suggested - the self-book of help. Instead it is some accounts of man of like this resulted an astronaut , the one who and that inspired the, and to the equal that has learnt of a process. A lot of mantras is repeated during a book, like this weat a small material', 'WELL, that go partorisca kill after' and a lot another, this in spite of calm did not beat never in a boss with any of them and calm neither say you constantly, 'hey, look in me, is not I wonderful' as some the one who have achieved so much, . Instead, it finds like this partorisca calm, but the character driven highly, more than able to admit his own shortcomings, still proud of his attainments. In any point during a book held. Everything of appearances his personal life partorisca take stuck in a hatch of a spatial season to the equal that was ready partorisca exit in the spatial-walk, feels humble and human, still warm and affable. To to The Words like 'inspiring' and 'heroic' is bandied around far too often, still here returns perfectly. A glorious book and possibly a better no-the book of fiction there is not reading never. An amazing man and an amazing bed. It buys it, calm will not be disappointed.
5 / 5 Brady
Chris has the fascinating and inspiring history partorisca say, has very found he very appropriate my own life and he help me to us reinforce the perspective has resisted already. My question with this book is that there is there is enough says all has to that say for roughly 1/3 of a way by means of and then comes from to repeat a message by means of numerous episodes. I practise it it is part of a message I supposition but I have found I so only skimming in vast sections of of the this to find something new.
4 / 5 Mitsue
An author has decided to want to result an astronaut in an early age this book has described a realisation of his ambition. It seats that a book is coming likes two interspersed parts. A prime minister has described his determination to achieve sweats to aim that it was clearly extremely registering and a lot demanding. This section interested but the time is resulted a bit nettling looking in time more than the little arrogant (although it can say 'deservedly as'). This in spite of this smaller irritation was more than has on fact for on the other hand that describes a fascinating practical and personal details of his three missions the spatial. Well recommended.
5 / 5 Anja
In general the a lot of interesting bed with a lot of episodes roughly life in an international spatial season as well as all a formation and preparation that goes his. In time (especially in a half ) the seat bit it preachy and could have done with the little less together giving. This in spite of, does not give up in these sections like this more interesting is still to come like this tongue in his third and travels longer.
5 / 5 Rosalind
Unbelievable Creates to a prep this goes to be an astronaut. They are not a title is returns a book. It is more than the description that is likes resulted the spaceman more than drives to maintain the base of earth. The only material and attacked quell'astounding so only can be to 5 indication of star.
4 / 5 Takako
Was intrigued to read this book, he no when being no among a type of books I usually read. I have been concerned that would be too technical but in fact Chris speaks in like this familiar the fashion/of the yours so it can be expected for an astronaut. Some ideas gives the life in a ISS was absolutely fascinating. The times have found Chris hops roughly among subjects. For example, tongue in the particular mission his conclusion and then shortly after is that it speaks roughly when being of tower in a spaceship in detail finalised, as it pays attention like this this the fact the little challenge to follow. A lot it prefers the entirely logical sequence of the chances but ossia so only me. In general, the fascinating read, particularly to an end of a book and I would recommend this to any one!
5 / 5 Vida
Like the boy of a sixties has had to fascination with spatial and spatial exploitation of Apollo days. When being awake until touching to lose stairs to see Neil Armstrong takes some premiers no in a moon is the very fond memory . A Space shuttle and then a ISS has extended further that fascination.

When Hadfield has BEGUN posting photographs and tweets of a ISS the people have begun to, once again, taking to look of these amazing people those who consecrate his lives to the alone purpose. Hadfield Is the man the one who was quite lucky to do his sleep that comes true.

This book aims the 'regime' concealed there was at all to do with him. Toil, devotion and house of the laser resulted in the number of ISS missions and this book. I have read he in two days and has gone back his again. Value each penny. Excellent material.
5 / 5 Breanne
Likes Chris Hadfield - a lot perhaps so as Chris Hadfield likes Chris Hadfield ;-) A book was the useful glimpse to the repetitive the life of an astronaut is and some the big levels of expertise require to develop in several zones. Contador intuitively, his a lot in fact everything roughly speed and adrenaline - just one takes-was bit - as yours a lot that thickness. A rest is practical and practical repetitive that bus again for all the eventualities.

Value the bed - although it means has bought in Chris Hadfield diagrams of marketing.
5 / 5 Kathern
Enjoyable Read and a lot of paced. It is interesting to read an account of the soyodern' the astronaut as compared to this of Apollo classical was fliers. Clearly a lot of things have changed but a fundimentals remain one same. A highly competitive profession but like this the competitive flange comes by means of him today looks more like 'Buddhism' that one 'Karate' of one 60 east and 70 is. It agrees folks, 'Objective to be zero'
4 / 5 Darcel
It was in mine hubby ready of cube, in spite of only prompt 40, partorisca go NASA of round in EUA. That 3 years ago now and do fault to feed his interest in Spatial and Aircraft even more. We had seen Chris Hadfield that touch the classical song of David Bowie ' soyajor Tom'' in his electrical guitar up in an International spatial Season , the one who the type adds ! This book is taking rave the descriptions of mine was elated when it opens this on Day navideño to the equal that have listened to an interview in Radio 2 with him ascent of only weeks of prompt book also - and has has had to that take partorisca order he without giving a game was !! Fab Book.
4 / 5 Yer
To the equal that Can learn to see terrestrial life like an astronaut? As it Can you prepare partorisca have sucedido partorisca obsess in failures? Cabbage Hadfied has done the fine work blending technical details and his only sense of humour in these seeds-motivational, biographical 'As To' survive life like an astronaut. Filled with the joint adds, motivational moments of any those who is sincerely be there, and at least the laugh for page.
4 / 5 Shameka
In the bed that the book of another astronaut was excited enough to read this. This in spite of, have given almost on the pair of time. I thought it more applicable for that would be astronaut, more than any the one who was interested so only in spatial. It chooses on, and a last third of a book was that it has loved.
4 / 5 Natalia
I desire could give this book 6 stars. If read that when it was 21 then a last 30 or so that the years could have gone better! Any so only a history of his life and that goes the spatial but also likes to take there.
4 / 5 Winifred
The book spends for Commander Hadfields career to coach to land behind on earth a final time. In that then, takings an idea , any so only the life in spatial, but in that has has to that do to take there and that it has to that give up.

Him him The interest of any in spatial, this well the look. If has a present of interest of sound, ossia the must !
4 / 5 Catherin
The book adds and a lot readable. Whilst Is roughly Chris Hadfield is very interesting and sometimes amusing history in his street to result an astronaut, has very other interesting observations and fragment roughly life and business concealed maintains a book a lot involving. Chris also shares some of some daily activities that is resulted enough defies it without gravity.

Has read he in the very short space to time so that it does not want to dip the down. You recommend this book to any the one who thinks roughly reason the things are way is and some reasons to direct in a small material as well as some big things in life.
5 / 5 Nguyet
The book adds. Any to read biographies usually but this intertwines surround it brief of Chris Hadfield life with some really fresh ideas to a life of an astronaut. It is also the example to fantastic continuation to aim the one who the toil can pay was and that you really can achieve your sleeps, all whilst maintaining the down-the-perspective of Tierra and that underlines an importance of humility.
5 / 5 Lois
Has bought like the present for my boss 40th but has read the extracted and they have been funny, insightful and always something could apply your own life when treating other people and situations. I expect that I buy one the transmission!!!
5 / 5 Santiago
An excellent and a lot interesting bed. Chris Hadfield finds like this any the one who has not gone so only living his (then according to unrealistic look) sleep of infancy to result an astronaut, but the one who is also ardent in educator a next generation. It defends toil and doing a calmer possibly can in all the situations - something could all does with emulating. It was in fact quite sad to turn a last page, always the sign (mine in all the chance) of active enjoyed add it has read!
4 / 5 Kerrie
One of some better books has read the long time. It is very interesting to take an idea to a life of a prime minister Canadian Astronaut to visit a ISS. Chris is the fantastic writer and does a very interesting book and amused to read.
4 / 5 Delora
We require Astronauts partorisca be our heroes. They return the Earth with the vision expósita and deep informative of our planet, that little not having never. They are sure a first time listens to an informative in his turn, literally spends them behind the Earth with the swipe likes him @give the one who the disorder is doing of a planet. Read this book and join in with the sleeps and the hopes of Chris, his value he! Justo gotta loves the type that takes his electrical guitar to a ISS and sings esRareza of any' to a world!! Commanded now!!
5 / 5 Emilio
Will not write the a lot of the times elaborate description here, saves to say that it has followed you Cmdr Hadfield travels on board a ISS and, taste, wanted in of his investigation to involve this earth-joined with his exploits and wonderment of some attainments of out-of experiences of earth and a primeval impact to see our planet of far, will not be disappointed thus wonderful book. It was not guaranteed that Hadfield would be an excellent teller of histories of life, but felizmente his highly involving way, humble character and a sheer the exceptional experiences has to that relate saw read to cover to cover, and am sure has not been long before I read it again. I health you Chris, present he in a global manned program of spatial exploitation and the true +1 if he not having never one!
5 / 5 Columbus
Has bought this book like the result of Chris Hadfield on-line video and an interest in a subject. I have found this in spite of this book to be one the majority of motivational piece to write has not reading never. This book would owe that be still recommended reading all pupil, university and university students. They are now take was and there is enjoyed the life to fulfil. It has had this in spite of this reservation estada available when it was younger, inspired me partorisca sew them to him more is. Thank you Chris for such the book adds.
4 / 5 Marquetta
Fascinating Book, well value a bed and an idea the NASA and astronauts, and the complete devotion to the ambition of infancy to be an astronaut.
4 / 5 Sheryl
Could compose a estaca extremely along here. So only read a book. They are the neurosurgical trainee and his passion for obsession and formation detailed to perfection (to the equal that in spatial has to have you behind on with which behind on with which behind on) is the tribute to this scarce character that excel (so only reason enjoy to do that).
5 / 5 Nga
Has found this the fascinating read to start with to finalise. To read in the first place rid some experiences of sleep of infancy by means of the reality, for real that objective that that can be achieved with perseverance and devotion.
4 / 5 Teresia
Has finalised so only this book and really enjoyed the. Chris is an excellent writer the one who he really ameno his travesía the life. An order of chance can be the bit muddled for a sake of some signals that is to do , but finally is worth it like parallels drawn among life in a ISS and life on earth, and like some lessons have learnt in the formation of astronaut is applicable the daily life, is very a lot remarked and powerful.
5 / 5 Cathi
☑️ One in an eye for a plan earthers or other sceptics and theory of conspiracy. It would like to know more roughly that the times designate the travesía spatial impacts a human organism and that they can be facts to solve to to subjects likes him to him the loss of bone etc.
4 / 5 Venice
Fascinating Reading and the real idea the life in an International spatial Season for us earthlings. Chris Hadfield is a writer to entertain, and his philosophy on life that has given a force of alcohol and discipline to pursue his incredible career to try pilot to astronaut and Commander of a spatial Season, a lot is inspiring. His sense of humour, humility and resplandor of the values of life add by means of. I have wanted to go to read more in an end. Some world-wide needs more Chris Hadfields!
5 / 5 Elvera
Fascinating Detail in both some the EUA and Russians of spatial programs. A curiously self-deprecating your devoid of an arrogance can expect. Mina a complaint would be that a book is too short.
5 / 5 Elvina
I have finalised partorisca read this book 3 times, that Surprises read of one of my heroes
4 / 5 Henry
An interesting perspective in that is likes alive a life of an astronaut. A devotion partorisca take to be selected, an entertainment of a continuous question that solves and the crew that read in the earth with an occasional recognition was planet.
4 / 5 Jeromy
Memorable Partorisca me of a first sense of marvel in a first landing of moon.
Remarkable histories to the long of a way.
Provocative And thought by means of commentary in that thinks that underlines of a normal “self-way” of help
4 / 5 Corrinne
are not for any half the spatial exploitation , science or astrophysics or astronomy inclusa, but ossia the riveting read, written in the a lot of 'down the way of earth with alacrity and utmost humour. I have learnt the plot roughly I and have the tool expósita new of discernment ' I that/has left his in mine shuttle?' . Thank you Chris Hadfield!
5 / 5 Han
A for real fascinating book on some tests and tribulaciones of spatial, whilst has fill with a lot of lessons of wonderful life to the long of a way, I literally flown by means of this book ( excuse a pun) to the equal that can do not dipping down, the a lot of animating of heart, those interest and insightful has read!
4 / 5 Herb
Imagines has had the occasion partorisca speak to an astronaut (and an amazing person) in the very long barbecue.
Would ask all these questions in those preceded a career of astronaut, directing life familiarised, as it feels and that look when you be the spatial out of a consolation and annoyance of the atmosphere of the earth.
This book has all these responses, the responses the questions was earthy to ask, and so more.
Has to that be read by all the world.
5 / 5 Zina
This book is really excellent. Hadfield Does more than just action his experiences of the likes the successful astronaut, also gives the idea adds his attitude, work ethic, like direct ambitious sleeps in timing when it looks impossible, like balances the demanding career with life familiarised, and like this on. There is enjoyed really this book and highly recommend.
4 / 5 Ehtel
There is enjoyed this book immensely. Taking his own experiences like the point of start, of military formation by means of the astronaut that bus partorisca do fault like this Commander of a ISS, Hadfield the draws was like an Astronaut is soyindset' and the attitude can apply to any, in any walk of life, partorisca prepare for and win all the classes of situations. An idea gives the life on board a ISS is absolutely fascinating. Thoroughly Recommended.
4 / 5 Kayce
This book is surprising! Hadfield Give some ideas add to his experiences like an astronaut and a time still gives joint of invaluable life. It says fantastic, hilarious episodes and very fresh factoids roughly life in spatial. Also, some of some lessons in a book have has attacked really the agreement with me. Somehow, it maintains partorisca find I using sensatez that has gathered of this Drives the Life on Tierra. Buy this book, transmission your life partorisca a better!
5 / 5 Jeffie
The one who an amazing bed of an incredibly insprational man. Describing both life of this Planet but also like this partorisca live the better life on that. To good sure recommend.

Top Customer Reviews: Curiosity: The ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 17 ratings
4 / 5 Tatiana
Formed: Hardcover This book is the visual sleep partorisca any young boy that looks submerged it they in a wonderment of Spatial exploitation.

A Curiosity the time of launcher was such one inspiration the a lot of young people, this rids the definite justice partorisca maintain his legacy that interest and inspiring partorisca future generations.

A content is extremely informative and obviously is researched at length, like six that it is the interior is no fabricated in any way. Some illustrations are like this expertly drew really feels an emotional connection with a bit rover for an end. I promoted, the man in mine late 20 east to go and the investigations so to the equal that could in this wonderful human tarpaulin.

This book would owe that be in ALL THE SCHOOLS and of the spatial museums (comprising any Educational centre in general). Ossia Exactly a type of entertainment that need to be libertas partorisca ours generations our youngsters more the peruse.

A solid 10/10. This book goes partorisca do marvels.
4 / 5 Stephen
Formed: Hardcover Beautiful book, written of the perspective of a Course Rover like his adventures. A history is wanted by mine almost 5 year, but think also a lot well for the oldest boys. It is a lot well for his age when we skip some am anticipated more details ( is easy to the equal that has extra has detailed commentaries disconnected of line of main history).
5 / 5 Hipolito
Formed: Hardcover Thoroughly enjoyed it. Like an illustrative think that a fashion is stunning and totally achieves is objective to take an interesting history and presenting he in the way that the young boys sincerely will enjoy. A history is dipped is gone in the way that any bombard calm with information but still paste all a key factual points.

In general has believed to be fantastic and can not expect see that it is with which Markus.
5 / 5 Kasie
Formed: Hardcover A jam of book of the quality packed with beautiful and graceful art. Perfecto for any the one who appreciates amazing iconography, likes spatial or loves the fun and surprisingly long book to share with the boy. Absolutely it loves that.
4 / 5 Tanya
Formed: Paperback the quality Adds, of confidence and interesting. Any aimed in of the small boys in spite of a wide format. Probably 8+
5 / 5 Chris
Format: Paperback the book Adds. Used he with my year 5 class to learn roughly Curiosity but the hips think in travesía spatial in general.
5 / 5 Dani
book: Paperback the first class read and teaching Formed
4 / 5 Lino
of help: Hardcover really love this book! Curiosity, a Course rover, say all roughly reason was created and one and as and reason she a work of entity that she on Mars. A book is A3 in measure and is fill with some lovely text and of the illustrations in paper kill fat. A book is the hardback and this hardback the coverage is kills also with Curiosity and another part of a picture forward that the lustrous looks.

Has something there is wanted always in histories where the things like this of the look of objects to come the life and is illustrated in the way that chair for them and is interested to listen his thoughts. This book is that it shines that it follows this so that the curiosity is speaking ours and that explains his own life and to our mission. Some starts of book were with an introduction for Curiosity before it explains reason was created, reason the humans have wanted to discover roughly and visit Mars and the one who difficult, and according to impossible look, this would be with human astronauts. Then it explains everything roughly to the equal that was built and then a travesía complex has to that Mars together with that she there now.

A book is more pictures that the text with each double page extends to explain some interesting information as well as adding images that help to comprise that it is has explained. There is text to the long of a fund of the each page but there is also some dotted text around some individual images that teach the small extra likes him some nomination of the moons of the courses or some details roughly everything of the parts of the curiosity - I amour a fact informs to have the shoulder, to to elbow and wrist so only likes them to them to them the humans!

Each double page has some lovely illustrations. There is something I just amour on some pictures. A fashion of some illustrations is very fun and easy to comprise and recognise. Any look of pictures have been done of blockades to print and his all have has defined clearly forms. It is hard to explain but there is something in a fashion that really taste and think that of the girls will find it easy and amused to look in this book also.

I Curiosity enjoyed when being a narrator of his own history. Something in this way to reserve the fact all a more appealing to read and the frames enjoy to learn some facts like calm does not seat to like is learning anything. There is to plot of information everything in spatial and to the equal that was created that found very interesting. It has known no on some conditions of entities have required in a laboratory of creation or to the equal that was created in the different place that where launch need of - something that is interesting to read like this also comprises the map of Amsterdam and his states!

Together with his history, an end of a book comprises the timeline of all the missions of Mars as well as extra information in a rovers and the glossary of spatial terms has used in a book. Really I love this book, any only for his illustrations and some pleasant images of Curiosities, but is also very educational and entertainment. There is the amazing quantity of information for girls to learn roughly Mars and some missions and of course a rovers. Any only is everything of this fascinating to read but really can spark an interest in everything spatial of the things has related. I think that that a book is an excellent way to take the boys have interested in spatial and science in general. Both boys and the daughters would want to read this and I know is the book would have read again and again when it was the girl . Still like an adult there is enjoyed reading this and has learnt to the plot of things has known no roughly Curiosities.

To good sure would recommend this book, if the boys are the spatial or the no. Certainly has been enjoyed so that it is interested in spatial and so only could spark an interest in that are not . A book adds to give like the present and some some adults could enjoy read too much.
-Thanks to Walker Books for the free copy.
5 / 5 Latrina
Formed: Hardcover This fantastically has presented the book backed hard said a history of spatial exploitation and especially a Course Rover exploitation. A book is related in fact for a Rover she that adds the good touch and does an easier way for young readers to approach a book. A level of text and a type of the information dates bad that ossia suitable for the boy in an end of pupil of youngster - say 9 to 11 years. It do not doubt to give to the boy the young plus with an interest in spatial this in spite of but can has to that read he with them.

Some illustrations in this book have been very thought by means of. They use a whole page and all the parts of a page am painted. All the classes of the fashions of presentation am used full pictures to timelines and to the lateralmente duplicate-the long page to illustrate that it takes era. I admire a ingenuity this is to go to this he so that it prevents readers so only skipping by means of and think them. A text is often scattered around a page also although I have found that, from time to time, one contrasts by heart among a text and a fund has not gone enough add and has not gone always easy to read. Some pictures take account of diversity this in spite of with abundance of has painted the faces and the women have portrait in all some scenes. A diagram by heart is limited but effective that directs to illustrate some landscapes of alien and a good heaven.

Has thinks that that some illustrations were a lot @@@1950s in way (although no in content) and has not been the defender adds of a detail although it liked him to him one what stairs and creation. Ossia The entirely personal thing and each reading of any one will have his own view. I have believed also that a text was too small in of the places.

In general, this in spite of, ossia an impressive and beautiful book . It is amiably sized to be pored on for the few boys perhaps for the subject in pupil and contains a lot of interesting information for any boy interested in spatial.

Has received the free copy of this book of some editors.
4 / 5 Renita
This book is the visual sleep partorisca any young boy that looks submerged it they in a wonderment of Spatial exploitation.

A Curiosity the time of launcher was such one inspiration the a lot of young people, this rids the definite justice partorisca maintain his legacy that interest and inspiring partorisca future generations.

A content is extremely informative and obviously is researched at length, like six that it is the interior is no fabricated in any way. Some illustrations are like this expertly drew really feels an emotional connection with a bit rover for an end. I promoted, the man in mine late 20 east to go and the investigations so to the equal that could in this wonderful human tarpaulin.

This book would owe that be in ALL THE SCHOOLS and of the spatial museums (comprising any Educational centre in general). Ossia Exactly a type of entertainment that need to be libertas partorisca ours generations our youngsters more the peruse.

A solid 10/10. This book goes partorisca do marvels.
4 / 5 Joann
Beautiful book, written of the perspective of a Course Rover like his adventures. A history is wanted by mine almost 5 year, but think also a lot well for the oldest boys. It is a lot well for his age when we skip some am anticipated more details ( is easy to the equal that has extra has detailed commentaries disconnected of line of main history).
4 / 5 Vanesa
Thoroughly Enjoyed It. Like an illustrative think that a fashion is stunning and totally achieves is objective to take an interesting history and presenting he in the way that the young boys sincerely will enjoy. A history is dipped is gone in the way that any bombard calm with information but still paste all a key factual points.

In general has believed to be fantastic and can not expect see that it is with which Markus.
4 / 5 Monika
A jam of book of the quality packed with beautiful and graceful art. Perfecto for any the one who appreciates amazing iconography, likes spatial or loves the fun and surprisingly long book to share with the boy. Absolutely it loves that.
4 / 5 Shakira
This book is quell'has bitten special. Really amiably fact. My daughter enjoys this in time of bed, and the joy fishes his!
4 / 5 Leontine
The quality adds, of confidence and interesting. Any aimed in of the small boys in spite of a wide format. Probably 8+
4 / 5 Kelvin
the book Adds. Used he with my year 5 class to learn roughly Curiosity but the hips think in travesía spatial in general.
5 / 5 Myrtis
My daughter absolutely loves it and there is so only 3 years. Amazing illustrations!

Top Customer Reviews: Apollo 11: The ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 16 ratings
4 / 5 Daphne
Formed: Paperback was bit it hard in this book in my earlier description, but, in fact, is the good bed if you are Apollo given , which are. As I have decided to give the accident of plus and leave avert my small reservations. I read it immediately, and the time is unputdownable (and yes is one can ask more?). A title is misleading, reason a book is in a spatial race. It is roughly like some the EUA has beaten an USSR taken the spatial and the moon. There are some interesting facts that had not listened before, more enough the plot had listened, and some zones are annoyingly courts. But in general it is the decent bed and really, these days, economic but interesting a thing that has stuck that it had not listened before, was a way Armstrong has flown a LM on 400ft on a surface, looking for some place to land. In this low altitude has coached to move relatively dulcemente. Armstrong grabbed a LM for a scruff and skimmed in a surface of a moon that looks for some place to dip down. Noone Had flown a LM in any sims that way before.
4 / 5 Ellena
Formed: Kindle chair of Edition that a title of this book is the little misleading- has spent a history of a Spatial Race of a 1950s to an end of Apollo programs in 1972, with both Russian sides and of the Americans of a history. While some chances before Apollo 11 needs partorisca be comprised partorisca give context, had expected more than a book partorisca be on that a mission more than a complete history, with Apollo 11 mission covered in a chapter out of nineteen.
In that said the one who, this is not the bad book this in spite of perhaps can be more be with a longitude partorisca comprise more detail- some chances are stray was, like Gus Grissom flies of Mercurio. So only I am disappointed I has bought a book, is the good account that is resulted a race partorisca land men in a Moon, but is looking for the account detailed of a first landing of Moon, this is not partorisca you.
5 / 5 Barb
Formed: Paperback This is not so only roughly Apollo 11, in spite of a title. Insignificant good rodeo of some the EUA-USSR spatial race roughly 1950-1972. Quite easy to read, although a flitting among EUA and parts of USSR of a history (mostly a half prime minister) was the bit jerky in of the places. A lot of details skipped on - same basic material like a numbering of Apollo fly - probably the most readable fact for a random reader but leaves spatial nerds (taste) of that want to bit it more.
4 / 5 Alba
Formed: Paperback has Found this very interesting reservation. Starts partorisca describe that the countries have begun partorisca build rockets. A race the spatial and a moon is spoken then taking the consideration some different processes, forms of life, and the humans have involved.
5 / 5 Clarita
Formed: Paperback Book in excellent condition. Fascinating Rids well value the bed. Fully recommend this book.
4 / 5 Latricia
Formed: Paperback present of Anniversary partorisca my son-in-law . It was in a moon could do not dipping down .
5 / 5 Alaine
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5 / 5 Pedro
Formed: Paperback A question with doing the book on Apollo programs is that it is hard to find something concealed has not been said first - but with one 50th anniversary of a first moon that earths the just weeks was, a publication of this elegant book is extremely timely, and veteran David that informs science Whitehouse directs partorisca do a history feels fresh, although you are one of a just 20 for cent of a world-wide population the one who was alive a remarkable day in 1969.

Although it has done the plot with New Scientist, Whitehouse was in fact a lot of years the journalist of television, and concealed comes by means of in his admirably involving to the prose likes to take behind to some origins of an USSR/of EUA spatial race that would head to a landing of moon. It goes through half of a wartime appearances relatively quickly, but once a two superpowers is flexing his muscles of spatial technology, Whitehouse achieves the perfect balance prjimo among a less USSR has listened far side of a history and some the EUA. Ossia Probably a plus has bitten of a whole book.

In spite of a fact knows exactly that will spend, of a low of Apollo 1 disaster, by means of Apollo 11 he to Apollo 13 and some final missions, Whitehouse maintains a work that goes. Have has had to that take reading so only first of a first landing of moon, and was nettled enough. There is so only two light questions with a later part of a book. In the first place, we have been presented to the whole plot of people of both sides - if it is some astronauts , some engineers or some people of control of the mission, and can result the bit partorisca blur it like this to the one who is that . ( It is any surprise , that resists to import hardly any one can appoint some numbers 3 and 4 astronauts to land in a Moon.) And secondly, Whitehouse comprises quite long chunks of interview with astronauts and controllers of earth. It is reason he he, especially like this enough the plot of these is interview he he. But, to be sincere, these people can be quite dull. ( It dulls, In a whole, is that loves of an astronaut.)

This does not mean , this in spite of, that Whitehouse does not take a whole period and transition of sleep of fiction of the science the reality wonderfully. An obvious comparison is Deborah Cadbury 2005 Spatial Race rid, which gives more details in some precursors to Apollo, but does not achieve a same level of commitment, or depth on Apollo. Partorisca To to the reader like him, of the one who is part of one 20 for cent (I still agrees to build it Gemini capsule plastic box), has the ideas and the wonderful nostalgia add to appearances that has not been obvious to an audience (for example, that often the things have been wrong). For any the one who has not gone around, a book gives it casualidad to see that lacking was on now is not travelling out of our spatial rear yard own - and perhaps the clue that that can be possible again in a future.
5 / 5 Marjorie
Formed: Paperback In the first place, a title is misleading. A book covers a history of a Spatial Race of a 1950s to an end of Apollo programs in 1972. He this partorisca examine so much some Russian and American sides of a history.

Begins with his origins in a ballistic missile-the race of nuclear weapons has based among some two nations that has arrived follows Second world-wide War. A technological advantage has required to quickly achieve spaceflight dip them has been seen like necessary for national security, and mixed with a symbolism and ideology of a time. A Spatial Race headed to to initiate endeavours to launch artificial satellites, uncrewed spatial probes of a Moon, Venerate, and Mars, and human spaceflight in orbit of low Earth and the Moon.

A competition has begun seriously on August 2, 1955 when a Soviet Union has answered to an ad of EUA four early days more than intent to launch artificial satellites for some International Geophysical Year, to declare also would launch the satellite 'in the near future'. A Soviet Union has achieved a first successful launch with an October 4, 1957 orbiting of Sputnik 1, and has sent a human prime minister partorisca space with an orbital flight of Yuri Gagarin on April 12, 1961. An USSR has sent also one first woman, Valentina Tereshkova, the spatial on June 16, 1963, with numerous another firsts taking place in a prjimo few years with considerations to period of flight, spacewalks, and has has related activity. According to Russian sources, this advantage of tarpaulins to a conclusion that an USSR there has been an advantage in spatial technology.

According to sources of EUA, one 'race' peaked with a July 20, 1969, landing of EUA of some human premiers in a Moon with Apollo 11. The sources of majority of EUA will signal Apollo 11 lunar landing as attacked the singular far outweighing any combination of Soviet tarpaulins. In any case an USSR has tried several crewed lunar missions, but annulled them finally and has concentrated on Tierra orbital spatial Seasons, while some the EUA has landed much more time in a Moon.

In rodeo, a question with the book on Apollo programs is that it is hard to find something concealed has not been said before. With his prose to involve David Whitehouse directs to do a history feels fresh.
Recommended.
5 / 5 Yon
It has been it bit it hard in this book in my earlier description, but, in fact, is the good bed if you are Apollo given , which are. As I have decided to give the accident of plus and leave avert my small reservations. I read it immediately, and the time is unputdownable (and yes is one can ask more?). A title is misleading, reason a book is in a spatial race. It is roughly like some the EUA has beaten an USSR taken the spatial and the moon. There are some interesting facts that had not listened before, more enough the plot had listened, and some zones are annoyingly courts. But in general it is the decent bed and really, these days, economic but interesting a thing that has stuck that it had not listened before, was a way Armstrong has flown a LM on 400ft on a surface, looking for some place to land. In this low altitude has coached to move relatively dulcemente. Armstrong grabbed a LM for a scruff and skimmed in a surface of a moon that looks for some place to dip down. Noone Had flown a LM in any sims that way before.
4 / 5 Maria
Seats that a title of this book is the little misleading- has spent a history of a Spatial Race of a @@@1950s to an end of Apollo programs in 1972, with both Russian sides and of the Americans of a history. While some chances before Apollo 11 needs to be comprised to give context, had expected more than a book to be on that a mission more than a complete history, with Apollo 11 mission covered in a chapter out of nineteen.
In that said the one who, this is not the bad book this in spite of perhaps can be more be with a longitude to comprise more detail- some chances are stray was, like Gus Grissom flies of Mercurio. So only I am disappointed I has bought a book, is the good account that is resulted a race to land men in a Moon, but is looking for the account detailed of a first landing of Moon, this is not for you.
4 / 5 Jestine
This is not so only roughly Apollo 11, in spite of a title. Insignificant good rodeo of some the EUA-USSR spatial race roughly 1950-1972. Quite easy to read, although a flitting among EUA and parts of USSR of a history (mostly a half prime minister) was the bit jerky in of the places. A lot of details skipped on - same basic material like a numbering of Apollo fly - probably the most readable fact for a random reader but leaves spatial nerds (taste) of that want to bit it more.
4 / 5 Jeanelle
Found this very interesting reservation. Starts to describe that the countries have begun to build rockets. A race the spatial and a moon is spoken then taking the consideration some different processes, forms of life, and the humans have involved.
5 / 5 Epifania
Like another has said, ossia more in a spatial race that Apollo project. It is really interesting to read in a Russian side of a race also, there is not reading a lot in that. If ossia that is to interest in then is the fine book . If you are interested more in a side of EUA, would read Shoot for a Moon for James Donovan. It goes in to much more of detail in a Mercury and Gemini projects.
4 / 5 Ashlie
Book in excellent condition. Fascinating Rids well value the bed. Fully recommend this book.
5 / 5 Gregory
Present of anniversary for son-in-law of mine . It was in a moon could do not dipping down .

Top Customer Reviews: Puzzle Book Space: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 5 ratings
5 / 5 Darrel
Formed: Paperback has taken partorisca my edges of partidrio spatial partorisca the travesa with pupil and while it was there as I am remained on loves that.
4 / 5 Lorita
Formed: Paperback the books of puzzle Adds with plots partorisca learn aswell
5 / 5 Gertrud
Formed: Paperback book of Brilliant puzzle. Good small sections with facts and info, and the puzzles are perfect level for the 7 old year, the one who has no too enthusiastic on reading. Compraventa Excellent.
5 / 5 Macie
Lame partorisca my edges of partidário spatial partorisca the travesía with pupil and while it was there as I am remained on loves that.
4 / 5 Weldon
Book of brilliant puzzle. Good small sections with facts and info, and the puzzles are perfect level for the 7 old year, the one who has no too enthusiastic on reading. Compraventa Excellent.

Top Customer Reviews: Ignition!: An ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 31 ratings
5 / 5 Francesca
A subject of a book is fascinating, is very written and entertaining. I am enjoying reading it now. That is spoiling an experience is a small source and an error like chemical formulas disappeared (eg. p51 In of the lines 8 and 11).
4 / 5 Isis
'.. We were all seated around a table in a half of a laboratory, eating. I have on looked, and there is remarked that some contents of a flask has turned the little brown. “The one who possesses that one?” I have asked (each man the different salt), “better looks it!” One of them begun partorisca create . Some contents of a flask frothed on and then solved, frothed on and has solved again, so only like the man roughly the sneeze. I have said “Paste a coverage!”...'

Ossia One 60 east , when the paving of jet has looked plans of pertinent jet, the man there is still state partorisca walk in a moon, and that flies the cars were so only around a corner. A small, stirs of elite of the scientists felizmente is mixing oxidisers and together lunch in a tentativa partorisca solve questions as 'As partorisca take that infeasibly big aircraft of a @@@portaaviones'

Ossia a history of a man, the survivor, with all the intact figures but interesting eyebrows, that battles an Army, a Navy, an Air-force and the few competitors partorisca a crown partorisca do something concealed has not exploded yes calm moved that, has not exploded yes calm stored that, and memorably, has not exploded if you shone the torch in him.
5 / 5 Leeanne
An author is clearly one of some people in a forefront of this investigation - highly specialised to the equal that was - partorisca the period of a lot of decades. His narration - and is really the narration that has Done And When - the fashion highly is amusing and accessible. It writes almost to the equal that gives the legislation of conference of the first Plenary of a Reception of conference.
Some of some histories says is hilarious; some literally tragic in multiple horrific ways and some of squirming sales reps forced to do fools out of his reasons ' require to feign our product is special' but is speaking to engineer this 'Know'.
Ossia The subject complex with the plot of chemical names - and little of the structural diagrams except when some compounds have taken really crazy-odd likes some have done; perhaps ossia for a better. Like this it calms neither it will require the really good memory so that 'UDMH' / 'IRFNA (red fuming sour nitric)' is - or consult an useful glossary in a back (a lot). In some signals that have thought roughly copying a glossary to separate spent for fast surgery. The main education in the chemistry so only does a lot like the chemical is specialist like this calm neither know it a lot specifically or little more than anything has learnt on some stairs of reactivity of elements (Fluorine like master) in the pupil goes to help before starts to read. A lot some challenges were physical (regarding taking a fuel that freezings on -56C this when being the military requirement for example) or to the equal that to take a fuel to 'will read smoothly and political (start of programs; the money are attributed; battery of companies in, transmission of the fashions and the interests move on to another program that begin).
Like state of the author expresses his own opinion. He this fearlessly like this one could expect of the now take was person of his senior place with a lot of his incompetent plus - or simply miserable - contemporaries died (literally).
Probably will be to send this book was for presents navideños to some of the mine plus geeky friends in December 2019 in the bed that the I in 2018.
4 / 5 Karen
This book is the a lot of entertaining look in a developer of insane crazy science of fuel of the rocket in a @@@1950s and 60s. While we have solved in the little common rocket fuels now, likes RP1/LOX and LH2/LOX, was toying with to the such insane things likes them to them the chlorine Triflouride, Dimethyl Mercurio, and Liquid Ozone. Everything to a lot of be of cartastrophic fires, explosions and poisonings.

This book is written to do you laugh and learn. But when prendes to laugh calm @to give esaint cow, any one has been burned alive shouting of contact with Chlorine Triflouride.' For real an entertaining and informative read, to the left is all be appreciated today is not toying with this crazy science anymore now that has solved in the little, healthy propellants
4 / 5 Floyd
Ignition! It is the small book with the extraordinarily big concentration of first hand-held information in a hair-raising, eyebrow-singeing, that leaves ear, world that shatters earth of propellants of liquid rocket. These mixes are, figuratively and literally, fuel of nightmare. Of simple binary propellants like kerosene and liquid oxygen to a hypergolic still like fuming hydrazine and nitric acid, a chemistry and the physicist is explored in detail. Monopropellants Take one honourable to mention like this do his tendencies to detonate without warning. Like this interesting is some histories of an often quite memorable personality the one who has chosen to involve investigation these more villainous of substances.
5 / 5 Alda
A fascinating informal history of the propulsion of liquid rocket has fed, something that still does not go well like this SpaceX found yesterday (21/4/2019). Arrival to read this reserves one informing of an accident and the type of fuel has done to the plot more felt.

All the world is interest would owe that be piqued for a statement in a that begins that some chemists and engineers that has drawn some fuels of rocket clear on a the early 70 this when this originally has written was 'besides insane'. It was certainly the subject hairy, and one asks that practical that does sure modern would have fulfilled a time. This in spite of this work has been undertaken some days plus a lot dark of a cold war when there it was the balance it complex plus of risks.

A book uses the bit of inorganic chemist to explain that it spends, but at all that any concealed has done pharmaceutical to a British Or level (taken in 16) done 50 years can not follow. For those no familiar with basic chemist a book is still an interesting bed and quite understandable if you skip some chemical equations.

Is reading a lot lovely, particularly, likes , has it geeky of interest in all things to do with science, engineering and a military history of one was of cold war.
5 / 5 Wilbur
Clear writing, informative, amusing. He that could be the dull @@@subject interesting. The coverage read to cover in a seating. Exposure Of a madness to spend vast quantities of the money and the time that tries to find 'unabtanium' i.et A fuel of rocket 'perfect'/oxidiser combination, but relatable in any appearance of 'green field' science. It bite Difficult him him Chemical of only Institute, but value an endeavour for some fines to write, especially has any interest in a subject.
4 / 5 Modesto
A good book, and objective some risk suicidal next that the people have been prepared to take with these volatile chemicals.
A thing, found the partorisca be bit it too detailed for a layman, full of to the the sentences like '... As you would expect ...' When describing the reaction that have found the bit to annoy with which still another example of not knowing which to expect. It can do with a modification down to the 'Dummies' version.
4 / 5 Angie
A fantastic and amazing look to a crazy world of investigation of propellant of the rocket until a @@@1980s (which is the majority of investigation of propellant ) developing a fascinating science while entertaining a reader a whole way.
Would recommend this to any one interested in science of rocket this in spite of recommend to know that the fair has bitten roughly chemical before you have read this like this while an author the good work to do a science understandable for a Layman is still difficult to comprise in of the places ( I are at present in 1st year A chemistry of level).
4 / 5 Slyvia
In a surface, these looks to be the book for Pharmaceutical nerds, and to good sure is. But for a rest of knots, ossia the book in a chemistry of fuels of liquid rocket, but writings in the very interesting and accessible way.
4 / 5 Antonetta
A subject of a book is fascinating, is a lot of writing and entertaining. I am enjoying reading it now. That is spoiling an experience is a small source and an error like chemical formulas disappeared (eg. p51 In of the lines 8 and 11).
5 / 5 Dominica
Developing fuels partorisca the rockets obviously is exciting and also dangerous. But those who has known that writing on could be funny and informative also?

A king-publishing of this classical book is the present in a world-wide to write of science.
4 / 5 Alesha
Some premiers pocolos capitulate harm some ideas add to development of fuel of the rocket but after the while it is so only more & more repetitions of dark chemistry.
4 / 5 Maria
Fascinating Him him Any interest in chemist and rocketry.
Are has surprised the knots never took partorisca space without murdering all some chemists and scientists.
4 / 5 Arletta
Strictly partorisca a boffins of chemist of fuel - his all there. Some humour in a writing.

One gives to to support likes has done of the bit of kim reading' in an end
5 / 5 Traci
You crazy b. That. Really. No. Good Ache. That ! Any way. Jebus!
!!!!!!!!!!!!
4 / 5 Marine
Adds intro. Comprehensible description of a development of propellants. It drives invaluable partorisca students of all the ages.
4 / 5 Kerstin
A bit heavy going if you are not the scientist of rocket !
5 / 5 Eula
+ History very detailed of liquid propellants.
+ Very pleasant

- Too pharmaceutical and mentioning of chemical compounds
5 / 5 Sanjuana
Excellently the introduction written to liquid rocket propellents. An essential bed partorisca any remotely interested in astronautics.
4 / 5 Danilo
It directs partorisca do the quite dry @@@subject entertaining. An excellent resource for any any one knows in the propellants have developed during a first spatial age.
4 / 5 Silva
One very interesting bed ossia a lot of entertainment , is interested in rocketry or chemical. Knowledge of need of good chemistry to take full entertainment.
4 / 5 Willette
Written by an expert the one who was there. Very Pleasant, and more than the has bitten geeky. No the perfect piece to write, but perhaps all a true plus for that.
5 / 5 Arnita
In an end has not used a knowledge in a book. If you are really enthusiastic, is a lot interesting!
5 / 5 Bridgett
A lot so only the history of science but entertaining too much. Now I comprise reason this taken such good reports .
5 / 5 Kathleen
The fantastic book a lot of full writing of detail and fun episodes.
4 / 5 Eusebio
The reading has finalised no, like this far pleasant and interesting book.
5 / 5 Jeneva
This book is entertainment adds , but his smelly, subject poisonous and explosive lack of any sense of morality (scientists of Nazi rocket, propaganda of cold War, steely-eyed men of missile and frat-pharmaceutical of boy) or environmental sensibility, hypergolic the rocket feeds partorisca be like this toxic like gas of war and each one which as those shoots spewing some nitric oxides of thousands of engines of diesel to an American air. They are a lot of culprit that enjoyed it so much.

And after all that, an army has chosen feeds of solid rocket.
4 / 5 Lesa
This could look to be the bit of the narrow category, but some emotions and loss partorisca create the fuel of rocket is the gripping read, writes stylishly for the author of the fiction published and editor the one who was the figure of entity during a development of EUA of fuels of rocket and rocketry in general like this chemist of boss in Picatinny Arsenal partorisca an integer @@@1950s and @@@1960s. It was exceptionally a lot of-connected in a world of rocketry, and some personal episodes that has spent this history really he ameno the life.

I turns of Clark of the sentence is famous - for example, partorisca a particularly noxious chemical, his crew of recommended security is 'a good pair partorisca run shoes'.

Can not recommend this book highly quite - and any one doing in any way in creation of the rocket or the chemistry certainly would owe that have the copy, like modern renaissance of rocketry in SpaceX and the Blue origin would owe that see the abundance of copies has sold there.

A lot down waiting for a Classics edition of Rutgers, doing this available remarkable book once again. I expect that a ebook the edition is very produced, ensuring a book can be read long to a future.

A prologue is for a legendary sf author Isaac Asimov. Clark was the member of a Prime minister Fandom, and has had personal friendships with many of a pulp to found and Golden age sf writers, comprising Asimov. Clark there has been the brief career like an author in 1937 (published in Stunning), and was an editor of a first publication of book of a Conan novels. It is the real shame that his personnel memoir unpublished rest, and expect that this reprinting is the success, promote the editor to look in a memoir, which is in his long papers have resisted for Virginia Technology.
5 / 5 Jesse
Has ordered these months in fact of classical book and there is received that finally. His the classical work that has deserved the forms of reprint of paper like opposed to a terrible pdf electronic version. This in spite of, STILL did not take it a lot - a source is miniscule. A whole book would have to that have bend a measure of text, which also would have done this thin, flimsy volume more substantial also. I can see reason an original press is like this expensive and looked for with which.
5 / 5 Britany
An extremely interesting book, said with a history to amuse that it spends for a history of liquid rocket propellent. Well value and listen to or the bed of.

Top Customer Reviews: An Astronaut's ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 49 ratings
5 / 5 Yuri
I can not rent this book highly enough. Chris Hadfield has directed to pull together histories roughly the, his life of house and his family, which feel it to me likes was more roughly. It has written in detail it adds roughly when being in a program of astronaut, roughly visiting space, and roughly that maintains the base of a ISS, all duquel has been that it interest and packed with description that mark he all come alive. Perhaps he very there is especially has shared his opinions and attitudes his work ethos - that is concealed has left to have sucedido in such the defiant and desirable work. A book fill with involving histories and sensateces lovely that it is appropriate for any in any career or situation.
5 / 5 Quincy
Ossia A history of the young boy the one who has grown until following his sleep partorisca result an astronaut. Chris. Hadfield Has looked a spatial race unfolds and has decided wants to be an astronaut he. Some tests and the examinations spend for and a long wait before it find has been accepted. It says experiences in orbit, and to the equal that was different of the like an audience has seen. For any interested in spatial, these costs of pound to read.
5 / 5 Trista
This book is the a lot of enjoyable read and gives the decent idea of appearances of insurances of life key and challenge some meetings of astronaut during his life. It touches in some challenges and of the decisions last the meetings of person before it results the fully described astronaut , but also an authorship and the qualities have required calm once is up there in spatial. Obviously, it does not cover each alone appearance and detail of the life of an astronaut or a process partorisca result one, this in spite of, is the a lot of beginning earth.

A book is in a romanticized reflected of the person the one who has been an astronaut in fact a lot of years and is spent the decent quantity of time in spatial, together with some doses for real with considerations the authorship and sacrifices that need to be done to the long of a way to take there. For like this, no attended partorisca read on engineering and of the idea of specification and technical descriptions in aircraft.

If you are the young person the one who is interested in spatial, the one who is interested in the career in aerospace industry and wants to take the basic idea, ossia the point of good start to see if some descriptions and histories of Chris Hadfield inspires any interior to interest you.
5 / 5 Morton
This book do fault two purpose - the history of sincere has underlined points of Chris Hadfield pursues of birth, by means of life like the pilot in a Force of Canadian Air, pilot of test, and astronaut, which freely admits was his aim. But also, a book uses his experience partorisca direct his philosophy of life, and likes to give endures behind near apparent, and that exited like the constantly improve. Self effacing In of the parts, and deeply insurances in another. Well value the bed.
5 / 5 Abbie
Any only in a insiders the history roughly trips the spatial - this reserves also thinks roughly the life and a way love it to us. Inspiring - Does calm to think you always would owe that do your best. Then added to this, has histories very interesting roughly like the things am done in travesa spatial and the one who calms spatial affect a lot so only physically but mentally, also. Well value the bed
5 / 5 Maddie
Ossia An amazing book . For real it surprises partorisca read a quantity of knowledge and coaching an astronaut has (thinks that knows that it is the plot but then these leaves is that you underestimated!). Hadfield Is the man adds and very humble, ridding humour and easy to follow descriptions of technical appearances partorisca be an astronaut, as well as that surprises histories partorisca do his prime minister spacewalk and touching games in zero G. It is the motivational book adds with some joint of good life. I have taken loaned copy of mine to several friends and read the I multiple time also
4 / 5 Roselee
Suspicion that are not an only one to having taken to to that likes him to him Chris Hadfield with which of his action of Rarity of any'. Enough to say that this book is roughly much more that touching and singing in spatial. It is hard to return he to any particular category; no an autobiography, although it describe his first life of spatial; no the physicist-laden drives to all the things has involved with work and travesa spatial. To good sure very easy to return to any category.

Hadfield Is entertaining in his seen in a spatial community. And it is the community , brought together and maintained by this involved in all some the a lot of disciplines have required to take people there. Has the light touch, writing in his fellow-astronauts, a esar echelon' people those who take some cars the spatial or that train and sustain them. It writes on some tensions in his family, some dangers to result obsessive his work, and some ways in that react his absence.

In general, his book is the new look in a whole process of Life of International spatial Season. Some the technical appearances are described in enough to detail to help comprises him. An impact on everything of some people has involved is described honradamente, without stooping in sight of paparazzi that hunts scandal. I helped certainly to comprise a whole appearance of spatial work in a man. And it stresses that it is not the hero, so only another 'type-next-door' Canadian that does his best to do his work. Everything by means of a book, has said that is doing the work has been has coached stops. It conceal it is not simulated-modesty, Hadfield approximation discovers the life, a universe and all (Sad; it can not help this).

Will read Hadfield rids again and again. They are like this sure of this I so that it follows that I am cost king-reading long.
5 / 5 Rosette
Wow. I seat thank you partorisca honour an inspiration that this book gave, although I think that I physically lack of a capacity.

A majority of this book is Chris that explains as well it has coached the astronauts are and a way results an astronaut . A lot to some looks of travesa likes him the regime, although it is clear that put in some right circumstances partorisca some occasions partorisca arise. When you Apply partorisca be an astronaut partorisca a first time, love a like this bad place that basically take his CV has joined properly and mark in of the multiple tongues so only partorisca try and underline. Here it is the man the one who has loved the career and has gone directly for him.

Chris' the philosophy is awe -inspiring. It looks to disagree with an idea of 'take things to the equal that avenge' and prefers a 'slowly for all this could go wrong' idea, which am beginning paralizacin to follow me. It explains that it is all well and well that lives your life in the sense to react to questions that arises, this in spite of do not know that it is doing when these questions arise and is forced to come up with the plan in a something, then the plot can go wrong.

Explains that for an astronaut, an instinct of chimp-as the fear has been coached out of him. No longer it reacts to the dangerous situation to curse and saying omeone help! There is the fire!' But instead his alcohol has coached immediately snaps the action with the again coached instinct. That is some priorities ? That is causing that smell? These are instantaneous reactions for any those who is spent of the years that arrest of coach so only the few spatial walks.

This book, to be sincere, left in sheer desire in a life of the man the one who has known exactly which want to and results like this well in that he that believes his own philosophy. Tip more than his philosophy in of the considerations the ways later on in a book, where explains a difference among the 'Plus One', 'Zero' and soyinus A type of person. I will not spoil that for you this in spite of.

Will not complain this calm to the new perspective on life.
5 / 5 Garth
It does not know where partorisca begin. A book is everythign:
- the a lot of entertaining read
- upbeat and educational
- history of some the man that wins adversity and literally taking some stars (well ISS any one stars them, but ossia like this near like any one taking!)
- The source adds of the motivation has levelled, without a hype of motivational books ( the senses likes materials after reading he)

Simply place, is the history of an extremely the character has consecrated , humble (the one who is also the player of singer and good electrical guitar! Look On his video of spatial rarity any the the seen!) The one who approached his sleep methodically, and achieved it, a challenge the time.
Thoroughly Recommended!
5 / 5 Josh
Prpers Having read all some autobiographies of astronaut/memoirs - beginning with Michael Collin is espendiente a Fire', by means of Apollo was astronauts and then a shuttle astronauts of era, Chris is looked forward to Hadfield the book in that followed that his stay in a ISS. One the majority of appearance of the entity of a book is that it is not an autobiography of astronaut regulates but - as the title said 'one drives the life'. Although has some usual interesting observations on life like an astronaut - which mainly looks partorisca coach and more coaching of course, is more in useful lessons that the majority of people could benefit to apply in his own lives. The lessons comprise esweat a small material' i.et. Worry on some details. So many frustrations in every day the life comes from/comes from situations where the people have not sweated a small material. A world would be the better place if more the people have applied this lesson! Another good lesson is 'objective to be the z/the zero' - i.et. Aim partorisca have the same neutral impact although you are aiming partorisca be the 'plus one'. 'Proclaiming calm to be the plus one in a principle he almost guaranteeed will be perceived like the minus one'. For Chris means does not see you like this more than entity that some 'few people' although has the big work and of entity. A combination of a history of as Chris is resulted an astronaut is in him inspiring but some lessons of for life do this book like this more - will be it to interest by all the world still those without leading interest in spatial or biographies of astronaut.
5 / 5 Orpha
It is quell'has bitten late to this book, but am like this happy bed that. Chris writes well and is the really very read, but partorisca listen roughly all this continues in behind some spatial missions and some years partorisca coach and self the sacrifice is awe inspiring.
Then Chris cleverly relates his incredible experiences the life on earth, which calm you a reader one same.
WOW, Read this book now.
5 / 5 Raguel
A lot of people will have listened to good sure of Chris Hadfield, pilot, astronaut and music - his rendition of the Spatial rarity of an International spatial Season has received on 21 million swipes on Youtube. And so only partorisca try that it fine-talented now is, is author added to this cast. And it likes him Chris has done, is not fact so only the good, but exceptionally well. A book is not the traditional autobiography like such, and neither is - like this some have suggested - the self-book of help. Instead it is some accounts of man of like this resulted an astronaut , the one who and that inspired the, and to the equal that has learnt of a process. A lot of mantras is repeated during a book, like this weat a small material', 'WELL, that go partorisca kill after' and a lot another, this in spite of calm did not beat never in a boss with any of them and calm neither say you constantly, 'hey, look in me, is not I wonderful' as some the one who have achieved so much, . Instead, it finds like this partorisca calm, but the character driven highly, more than able to admit his own shortcomings, still proud of his attainments. In any point during a book held. Everything of appearances his personal life partorisca take stuck in a hatch of a spatial season to the equal that was ready partorisca exit in the spatial-walk, feels humble and human, still warm and affable. To to The Words like 'inspiring' and 'heroic' is bandied around far too often, still here returns perfectly. A glorious book and possibly a better no-the book of fiction there is not reading never. An amazing man and an amazing bed. It buys it, calm will not be disappointed.
5 / 5 Taren
Chris has the fascinating and inspiring history partorisca say, has very found he very appropriate my own life and he help me to us reinforce the perspective has resisted already. My question with this book is that there is there is enough says all has to that say for roughly 1/3 of a way by means of and then comes from to repeat a message by means of numerous episodes. I practise it it is part of a message I supposition but I have found I so only skimming in vast sections of of the this to find something new.
4 / 5 Rikki
An author has decided to want to result an astronaut in an early age this book has described a realisation of his ambition. It seats that a book is coming likes two interspersed parts. A prime minister has described his determination to achieve sweats to aim that it was clearly extremely registering and a lot demanding. This section interested but the time is resulted a bit nettling looking in time more than the little arrogant (although it can say 'deservedly as'). This in spite of this smaller irritation was more than has on fact for on the other hand that describes a fascinating practical and personal details of his three missions the spatial. Well recommended.
4 / 5 Tyra
In general the a lot of interesting bed with a lot of episodes roughly life in an international spatial season as well as all a formation and preparation that goes his. In time (especially in a half ) the seat bit it preachy and could have done with the little less together giving. This in spite of, does not give up in these sections like this more interesting is still to come like this tongue in his third and travels longer.
4 / 5 Ela
Unbelievable Creates to a prep this goes to be an astronaut. They are not a title is returns a book. It is more than the description that is likes resulted the spaceman more than drives to maintain the base of earth. The only material and attacked quell'astounding so only can be to 5 indication of star.
5 / 5 Rosalba
Was intrigued to read this book, he no when being no among a type of books I usually read. I have been concerned that would be too technical but in fact Chris speaks in like this familiar the fashion/of the yours so it can be expected for an astronaut. Some ideas gives the life in a ISS was absolutely fascinating. The times have found Chris hops roughly among subjects. For example, tongue in the particular mission his conclusion and then shortly after is that it speaks roughly when being of tower in a spaceship in detail finalised, as it pays attention like this this the fact the little challenge to follow. A lot it prefers the entirely logical sequence of the chances but ossia so only me. In general, the fascinating read, particularly to an end of a book and I would recommend this to any one!
5 / 5 Regena
Like the boy of a sixties has had to fascination with spatial and spatial exploitation of Apollo days. When being awake until touching to lose stairs to see Neil Armstrong takes some premiers no in a moon is the very fond memory . A Space shuttle and then a ISS has extended further that fascination.

When Hadfield has BEGUN posting photographs and tweets of a ISS the people have begun to, once again, taking to look of these amazing people those who consecrate his lives to the alone purpose. Hadfield Is the man the one who was quite lucky to do his sleep that comes true.

This book aims the 'regime' concealed there was at all to do with him. Toil, devotion and house of the laser resulted in the number of ISS missions and this book. I have read he in two days and has gone back his again. Value each penny. Excellent material.
5 / 5 Ofelia
Likes Chris Hadfield - a lot perhaps so as Chris Hadfield likes Chris Hadfield ;-) A book was the useful glimpse to the repetitive the life of an astronaut is and some the big levels of expertise require to develop in several zones. Contador intuitively, his a lot in fact everything roughly speed and adrenaline - just one takes-was bit - as yours a lot that thickness. A rest is practical and practical repetitive that bus again for all the eventualities.

Value the bed - although it means has bought in Chris Hadfield diagrams of marketing.
5 / 5 Deandrea
Enjoyable Read and a lot of paced. It is interesting to read an account of the soyodern' the astronaut as compared to this of Apollo classical was fliers. Clearly a lot of things have changed but a fundimentals remain one same. A highly competitive profession but like this the competitive flange comes by means of him today looks more like 'Buddhism' that one 'Karate' of one 60 east and 70 is. It agrees folks, 'Objective to be zero'
4 / 5 Eliza
It was in mine hubby ready of cube, in spite of only prompt 40, partorisca go NASA of round in EUA. That 3 years ago now and do fault to feed his interest in Spatial and Aircraft even more. We had seen Chris Hadfield that touch the classical song of David Bowie ' soyajor Tom'' in his electrical guitar up in an International spatial Season , the one who the type adds ! This book is taking rave the descriptions of mine was elated when it opens this on Day navideño to the equal that have listened to an interview in Radio 2 with him ascent of only weeks of prompt book also - and has has had to that take partorisca order he without giving a game was !! Fab Book.
5 / 5 Jessenia
To the equal that Can learn to see terrestrial life like an astronaut? As it Can you prepare partorisca have sucedido partorisca obsess in failures? Cabbage Hadfied has done the fine work blending technical details and his only sense of humour in these seeds-motivational, biographical 'As To' survive life like an astronaut. Filled with the joint adds, motivational moments of any those who is sincerely be there, and at least the laugh for page.
4 / 5 Rosio
In the bed that the book of another astronaut was excited enough to read this. This in spite of, have given almost on the pair of time. I thought it more applicable for that would be astronaut, more than any the one who was interested so only in spatial. It chooses on, and a last third of a book was that it has loved.
4 / 5 Joelle
I desire could give this book 6 stars. If read that when it was 21 then a last 30 or so that the years could have gone better! Any so only a history of his life and that goes the spatial but also likes to take there.
5 / 5 January
The book spends for Commander Hadfields career to coach to land behind on earth a final time. In that then, takings an idea , any so only the life in spatial, but in that has has to that do to take there and that it has to that give up.

Him him The interest of any in spatial, this well the look. If has a present of interest of sound, ossia the must !
5 / 5 Dwain
The book adds and a lot readable. Whilst Is roughly Chris Hadfield is very interesting and sometimes amusing history in his street to result an astronaut, has very other interesting observations and fragment roughly life and business concealed maintains a book a lot involving. Chris also shares some of some daily activities that is resulted enough defies it without gravity.

Has read he in the very short space to time so that it does not want to dip the down. You recommend this book to any the one who thinks roughly reason the things are way is and some reasons to direct in a small material as well as some big things in life.
4 / 5 Roselia
The book adds. Any to read biographies usually but this intertwines surround it brief of Chris Hadfield life with some really fresh ideas to a life of an astronaut. It is also the example to fantastic continuation to aim the one who the toil can pay was and that you really can achieve your sleeps, all whilst maintaining the down-the-perspective of Tierra and that underlines an importance of humility.
4 / 5 Kala
Has bought like the present for my boss 40th but has read the extracted and they have been funny, insightful and always something could apply your own life when treating other people and situations. I expect that I buy one the transmission!!!
5 / 5 Lizette
An excellent and a lot interesting bed. Chris Hadfield finds like this any the one who has not gone so only living his (then according to unrealistic look) sleep of infancy to result an astronaut, but the one who is also ardent in educator a next generation. It defends toil and doing a calmer possibly can in all the situations - something could all does with emulating. It was in fact quite sad to turn a last page, always the sign (mine in all the chance) of active enjoyed add it has read!
5 / 5 Mack
One of some better books has read the long time. It is very interesting to take an idea to a life of a prime minister Canadian Astronaut to visit a ISS. Chris is the fantastic writer and does a very interesting book and amused to read.
4 / 5 Sebrina
We require Astronauts partorisca be our heroes. They return the Earth with the vision expósita and deep informative of our planet, that little not having never. They are sure a first time listens to an informative in his turn, literally spends them behind the Earth with the swipe likes him @give the one who the disorder is doing of a planet. Read this book and join in with the sleeps and the hopes of Chris, his value he! Justo gotta loves the type that takes his electrical guitar to a ISS and sings esRareza of any' to a world!! Commanded now!!
4 / 5 Heike
Will not write the a lot of the times elaborate description here, saves to say that it has followed you Cmdr Hadfield travels on board a ISS and, taste, wanted in of his investigation to involve this earth-joined with his exploits and wonderment of some attainments of out-of experiences of earth and a primeval impact to see our planet of far, will not be disappointed thus wonderful book. It was not guaranteed that Hadfield would be an excellent teller of histories of life, but felizmente his highly involving way, humble character and a sheer the exceptional experiences has to that relate saw read to cover to cover, and am sure has not been long before I read it again. I health you Chris, present he in a global manned program of spatial exploitation and the true +1 if he not having never one!
4 / 5 Marci
Has bought this book like the result of Chris Hadfield on-line video and an interest in a subject. I have found this in spite of this book to be one the majority of motivational piece to write has not reading never. This book would owe that be still recommended reading all pupil, university and university students. They are now take was and there is enjoyed the life to fulfil. It has had this in spite of this reservation estada available when it was younger, inspired me partorisca sew them to him more is. Thank you Chris for such the book adds.
5 / 5 Dalton
Fascinating Book, well value a bed and an idea the NASA and astronauts, and the complete devotion to the ambition of infancy to be an astronaut.
4 / 5 Tillie
Could compose a estaca extremely along here. So only read a book. They are the neurosurgical trainee and his passion for obsession and formation detailed to perfection (to the equal that in spatial has to have you behind on with which behind on with which behind on) is the tribute to this scarce character that excel (so only reason enjoy to do that).
4 / 5 Deandra
Has found this the fascinating read to start with to finalise. To read in the first place rid some experiences of sleep of infancy by means of the reality, for real that objective that that can be achieved with perseverance and devotion.
5 / 5 Maybelle
Has finalised so only this book and really enjoyed the. Chris is an excellent writer the one who he really ameno his travesía the life. An order of chance can be the bit muddled for a sake of some signals that is to do , but finally is worth it like parallels drawn among life in a ISS and life on earth, and like some lessons have learnt in the formation of astronaut is applicable the daily life, is very a lot remarked and powerful.
5 / 5 Carmelo
☑️ One in an eye for a plan earthers or other sceptics and theory of conspiracy. It would like to know more roughly that the times designate the travesía spatial impacts a human organism and that they can be facts to solve to to subjects likes him to him the loss of bone etc.
4 / 5 Sheba
Fascinating Reading and the real idea the life in an International spatial Season for us earthlings. Chris Hadfield is a writer to entertain, and his philosophy on life that has given a force of alcohol and discipline to pursue his incredible career to try pilot to astronaut and Commander of a spatial Season, a lot is inspiring. His sense of humour, humility and resplandor of the values of life add by means of. I have wanted to go to read more in an end. Some world-wide needs more Chris Hadfields!
4 / 5 Keshia
Fascinating Detail in both some the EUA and Russians of spatial programs. A curiously self-deprecating your devoid of an arrogance can expect. Mina a complaint would be that a book is too short.
5 / 5 Daryl
Ossia A history of the young boy the one who has grown until following his sleep to result an astronaut. Chris. Hadfield Has looked a spatial race unfolds and has decided wants to be an astronaut he. Some tests and the examinations spend for and a long wait before it find has been accepted. It says experiences in orbit, and to the equal that was different of the like an audience has seen. For any interested in spatial, these costs of pound to read.
4 / 5 Norah
This book is the a lot of enjoyable read and gives the decent idea of appearances of insurances of life key and challenge some meetings of astronaut during his life. It touches in some challenges and of the decisions last the meetings of person before it results the fully described astronaut , but also an authorship and the qualities have required calm once is up there in spatial. Obviously, it does not cover each alone appearance and detail of the life of an astronaut or a process to result one, this in spite of, is the a lot of beginning earth.

A book is in a romanticized reflected of the person the one who has been an astronaut in fact a lot of years and is spent the decent quantity of time in spatial, together with some doses for real with considerations the authorship and sacrifices that need to be done to the long of a way to take there. For like this, no attended to read on engineering and of the idea of specification and technical descriptions in aircraft.

Is the young person the one who is interested in spatial, the one who is interested in the career in aerospace industry and wants to take the basic idea, ossia the point of good start to see if some descriptions and histories of Chris Hadfield inspires any interior to interest you.
4 / 5 Raul
This book do fault two purpose - the history of sincere has underlined points of Chris Hadfield pursues of birth, by means of life like the pilot in a Force of Canadian Air, pilot of test, and astronaut, which freely admits was his aim. But also, a book uses his experience to direct his philosophy of life, and likes to give endures behind near apparent, and that exited like the constantly improve. Self effacing In of the parts, and deeply insurances in another. Well value the bed.
5 / 5 Teofila
A lot so only in a insiders the history roughly trips the spatial - this reserves also thinks roughly the life and a way love it to knots. Inspiring - Does calm to think you always would owe that do your best. Then added to this, has histories very interesting roughly like the things am done in travesía spatial and the one who calms spatial affect a lot so only physically but mentally, also. Well value the bed
4 / 5 Cletus
Ossia an amazing book . For real it surprises to read a quantity of knowledge and coaching an astronaut has (thinks that knows that it is in plot but then these leaves is that you underestimated!). Hadfield Is the man adds and very humble, ridding humour and easy to follow descriptions of technical appearances to be an astronaut, as well as that surprises histories to do his prime minister spacewalk and touching games in zero G. It is the motivational book adds with some joint of good life. I have taken loaned copy of mine to several friends and read the I multiple time also
4 / 5 Lena
suspicious that are not an only one to having taken to to that likes to Chris Hadfield with which of his action of Rarity of any'. Enough to say that this book is roughly much more that touching and singing in spatial. It is hard to return he to any particular category; no an autobiography, although it describe his first life of spatial; no the physicist-laden drives to all the things has involved with work and travesía spatial. To good sure very easy to return to any category.

Hadfield Is entertaining in his seen in a spatial community. And it is the community , brought together and maintained by this involved in all some the a lot of disciplines have required to take people there. Has the light touch, writing in his friends-astronauts, a esar echelon' people those who take some cars the spatial or that train and sustain them. It writes on some tensions in his family, some dangers to result obsessive his work, and some ways in that react his absence.

In general, his book is the new look in a whole process of Life of International spatial Season. Some the technical appearances are described in enough to detail to help comprises him. An impact on everything of some people has involved is described honradamente, without stooping in sight of paparazzi that hunts scandal. I helped certainly to comprise a whole appearance of spatial work in a man. And it stresses that it is not the hero, so only another 'type-next-door' Canadian that does his best to do his work. Everything by means of a book, has said that is doing the work has been has coached stops. It conceal it is not simulated-modesty, Hadfield approximation discovers the life, a universe and all (Sad; it can not help this).

Will read Hadfield rids again and again. They are like this sure of this I so that it follows that I am cost king-reading long.
4 / 5 Zachery
Wow. I seat thank you to honour an inspiration that this book gave, although I think that I physically lack of a capacity.

A majority of this book is Chris that explains as well it has coached the astronauts are and a way results an astronaut . A lot to some looks of travesía likes him the regime, although it is clear that put in some right circumstances for some occasions to arise. When you Apply to be an astronaut for a first time, love a like this bad place that basically take his CV has joined properly and mark in of the multiple tongues so only to try and underline. Here it is the man the one who has loved the career and has gone directly for him.

Chris' the philosophy is awe -inspiring. It looks to disagree with an idea of 'take things to the equal that avenge' and prefers a 'slowly for all this could go wrong' idea, which am beginning paralización to follow me. It explains that it is all well and well that lives your life in the sense to react to questions that arises, this in spite of do not know that it is doing when these questions arise and is forced to come up with the plan in a something, then to the plot can go wrong.

Explains that for an astronaut, an instinct of chimp-as the fear has been coached out of him. No longer it reacts to the dangerous situation to curse and saying omeone help! There is the fire!' But instead his alcohol has coached immediately snaps the action with the again coached instinct. That is some priorities ? That is causing that smell? These are instantaneous reactions for any those who is spent of the years that arrest of coach so only the few spatial walks.

This book, to be sincere, left in sheer desire in a life of the man the one who has known exactly which want to and results like this well in that he that believes his own philosophy. Tip more than his philosophy in of the considerations the ways later on in a book, where explains a difference among the 'Plus One', 'Zero' and soyinus A type of person. I will not spoil that for you this in spite of.

Will not complain this calm to the new perspective on life.
5 / 5 Joselyn
Does not know where to start with. A book is everythign:
- the a lot of entertaining read
- upbeat and educational
- history of some the man that wins adversity and literally taking some stars (well ISS any one stars them, but ossia like this near like any one taking!)
- The source adds of the motivation has levelled, without a hype of motivational books ( the senses likes materials after reading he)

Simply place, is the history of an extremely the character has consecrated , humble (the one who is also the player of singer and good electrical guitar! Look On his video of spatial rarity any the the seen!) The one who approached his sleep methodically, and achieved it, a challenge the time.
Thoroughly Recommended!
4 / 5 Tammi
Having read all some autobiographies of astronaut/memoirs - beginning with Michael Collin is espendiente a Fire', by means of Apollo was astronauts and then a shuttle astronauts of era, Chris is looked forward to Hadfield the book in that followed that his stay in a ISS. One the majority of appearance of the entity of a book is that it is not an autobiography of astronaut regulates but - as the title said 'one drives the life'. Although has some usual interesting observations on life like an astronaut - which mainly looks to coach and more coaching of course, is more in useful lessons that the majority of people could benefit to apply in his own lives. The lessons comprise esweat a small material' i.et. Worry on some details. So many frustrations in every day the life comes from/comes from situations where the people have not sweated a small material. A world would be the better place if more the people have applied this lesson! Another good lesson is 'objective to be the z/the zero' - i.et. Aim to have the same neutral impact although you are aiming to be the 'plus one'. 'Proclaiming calm to be the plus one in a principle he almost guaranteeed will be perceived like him minus one'. For Chris means does not see you like this more than entity that some 'few people' although has the big work and of entity. A combination of a history of as Chris is resulted an astronaut is in him inspiring but some lessons of for life do this book like this more - will be it to interest by all the world still those without leading interest in spatial or biographies of astronaut.

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4 / 5 Gudrun
The brilliant book that says a true history that is far from on and in fact is still in a start of a new haste partorisca colonise some stars. It says of a competition among some varied players and to the equal that is achieving his aims in of the quite different ways and by means of different streets. SpaceX Taking financing by means of sales of launches of satellite and agreements of NASA while the Blue origin that takes to fund a present time by means of sales of Stock of Amazon. In an end of a day although his all complete each one which so another. The musk has his seen on Mars while Bezos is to continuation some subjects has the place has gone by some teachings of a Princeton Gerard physical Or' Neill in his book a Big Flange. It is there soiled for both and some to other players Likes him Gentleman Richard Branson and his Virgin Empire. Spatial is the big place, would say does. The musk can do one exploring while Bezos can follow up with some millions settlers the one who certainly will follow so only like a settlers the one who ventured in the first place by means of an atlantic of Europe then in the buses of wagon to start with west to California. Any one has known then the one who rich was to be had and that it was to spend in a future, all that was to find the new life. One same goes to spend now with a settlement of a Heaven! The people a lot in fact give this goes to spend, but some factories are built and some creations have finalised for a prime minister of some vehicles to start with this next step in an evolution of humanity to a cosmos.
5 / 5 Thalia
Disappointing. Really I do not have enjoyed this book, although I took the moment to imagine was reason. A reason of entity is concealed any one a lot of raisin in a book, is a lot repetitive without a lot of progress. Each chapter is basically one same, he billionaire some investigation, pursues some tests and launches the rocket. Then in a next chapter, he billionaire some investigation, pursues some tests and launches the rocket. With which conceal, he billionaire some investigation, pursues some tests and launches the rocket. A question is that there is no payoff to all these rockets, a history does not direct anywhere. For an end of a book is still years out of sending people the spatial and decades of space tourism. This is not totally lacking of an author, but could have written in the @@subject the interesting plus. Or it has done a history that interest, to be sincere a writing was to dull.

Another question is a book is a lot a sided. We listen almost everything of a point of view of Elon Musk and SpaceX, to a point that a book feels mostly comprised of SpaceX press releases. (Probably reason Jeff Bezos is like this the shy advertising). When The NASA of critical musk, does not take more point of view , as so only owe that take his word that is a better and all the world-wide more is inefficient or bribed. We do not listen never of NASA or SpaceX rival or any journalists or experts to resupply context. In fact we do not listen never any the one who costs of question to invest billions in spatial or if any of some propositions is realistic, feasible or even the value that does.

Instead is repeated constantly roughly that loan and innovative SpaceX is, while Lockhead and Boeing is bribed and wasteful. The levels of security are dumb waste of money the one who our brave character Elon the musk finds ways around. Honradamente, This has taken really dull after the moment and a book felt like an ad partorisca Elon the musk and a Party would release. SpaceX & The musk is presented like this almost perfect and if no pardon never, is not never reason am not a lot quite but reason his rivals deceived and is bribed.

In general, dulls reservation that mainly notes of press of parrots without fully involving with a subject.
5 / 5 Dann
Highly readable account and very informed of some spatial initiatives of Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk (and to the discharge Richard minor Branson and Paul Allen). It gives one view especially interesting of reason Bezos is investing roughly of his thousands of Amazon of millions in his spatial start-on, Blue Origin.
5 / 5 Veronique
A must rids read for any interested in Spatial. This book has said a start of a history of a race among a wry and a hare.... The race I continuous hope drive more innovation in spatial travel which opens on this informative thrilling flange to everything.
4 / 5 Audrea
Really interesting and very written. I have loved particularly a turtle vs corner of hare..
5 / 5 Margarette
There is enjoyed really this. Highly recommended to any spatial defenders
4 / 5 Doris
Already was-of-the dates for some times were printed; a Falcon 27 there was state launched and run-failed for then.
Ossia Something so that I need the new concept - an on-line version where an author maintains to update the like this the time the cause is result was-of-date?
4 / 5 Candyce
Jeff Bezos, a founder of Amazon wishes the permanent lunar settlement. An informative spatial race will be paid partorisca for him and Elon Musk. These two barons of technology are creatures very different . The musk is a billionaire founder of Spatial X the Company of spatial exploitation that previously to this year had spent was 18 successful launches. A prime minister this year in the January finalised in failure. In spite of, in the February launches the new tocket, a Heavy Falcon. Raisin like his payload the tesla of the musk electrical car. It is beginning to the orbit of million the thousands of year was of March. It is the PR triumph.

A journalist Davenport relate like this has begun it to new era of spatial exploitation. It is the very complicated history . An author, in so much doing, has painted the picture of intense rivalry go in Musk and Bezos. A forward is brash while Bezos is more patient. For some twenty years have bet of enormous sound of money in exploitation and travesía spatial. Some claims of author are reenacting a cold War spatial race. Ego And the wealth is some engine this does not time any ideology.

To to Another likes Branson has been sidelined. A Pentagon is involved particularly and interested for obvious reasons. In 2008 Space X has won the $ 1.6 million thousands the agreement of NASA to fly uploads flights to a ISS. Of a canal to orbit travelled on 17,000 mph this was in focus of entity of approval. A development of the entity arrived when in 2015 SpaceX and Blue Origin, founded for Bezos, has achieved independently a feat to do reusable rockets. These can fly, earth and fly again. For this a cost of travesía spatial is dramatically state is gone down. Like the result a global spatial economy there is boomed almost bending among 2005 and 2016.

Like this giant of the technology is fascinated for travesía spatial. Both are highly ambitious. Those who know that it achieve some coming years.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 25 ratings
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4 / 5 Berry
Ossia A better book on Apollo that there is not reading never. It is not directed in some astronauts. It is directed in some engineers, launch technicians, squads of operations and controllers of flight. If you want to comprise like some missions were developed in fact and constants then ossia a book . Really excellent. A gripping and exciting read.

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5 / 5 Ruthann
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4 / 5 Ophelia
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4 / 5 Corine
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A very detailed account of Apollo programs of the his inception.
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4 / 5 Armanda
Has thinks that has known on Apollo programs until I have read this book.
5 / 5 Jone
Very Read - and good to read some of some background histories behind Apollo programs.
5 / 5 Deshawn
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5 / 5 Moon
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