Russia's Cosmonauts : Inside the Yuri Gagarin Training Center, Paperback / softback Book

Russia's Cosmonauts : Inside the Yuri Gagarin Training Center Paperback / softback

Part of the Space Exploration series


There is no competition since this is the first book in the English language on cosmonaut selection and training Offers a unique and original discussion on how Russia prepares its cosmonauts for spaceflight.

Contains original interviews and photographs with first-hand information obtained by the authors on visits to Star City Provides an insight to the role of cosmonauts in the global space programme of the future.

Reviews the training both of Russian cosmonauts in other countries and of foreign cosmonauts in Star City


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 386 pages, 220 Illustrations, black and white; XXXIV, 386 p. 220 illus.
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
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  • Category: History: specific events & topics
  • ISBN: 9780387218946



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