An edition of Spacesuit (2011)

Spacesuit

fashioning Apollo

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Spacesuit
Nicholas De Monchaux
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An edition of Spacesuit (2011)

Spacesuit

fashioning Apollo

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Chronicles the creation of the Apollo 11 spacesuits worn by Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, which were designed by the women's undergarment-maker Playtex and consisted of 21 specialized layers, in a book that includes 140 full-color illustrations.

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Publisher
MIT Press
Language
English
Pages
364

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Spacesuit: fashioning Apollo
2011, MIT Press
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Cambridge, Mass

Table of Contents

Space/suit
The new look
The new look in defense planning
Flight and suits
Cyborg
Flight suit to space suit
Man in space
Bras and the battlefield
JFK
Contractual physiology
Simulation
The moon suit plays football
Handmade
Hard suit 1
"We've got a signal!"
Hard suit 2
Control space
Cities and cyborgs
21 layers.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
629.47/72
Library of Congress
TL1550 .D46 2011, TL1550.D46 2011

The Physical Object

Pagination
xiii, 364 p. :
Number of pages
364

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25001018M
ISBN 10
026201520X
ISBN 13
9780262015202
LCCN
2010022786
OCLC/WorldCat
642351481

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