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Leaving Orbit

Margaret Lazarus Dean

Winner of the Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize, a breathtaking elegy to the waning days of human spaceflight as we have known it.In the 1960s humans took their first steps away from Earth—and for a time our possibilities in space seemed endless. But in a time of austerity, and in the wake of high-profile disasters like Challenger, that dream has end...
Publish Date
2016
May 17
First Published in 2015
Goodreads rating
3.8
ISBN
0889290473516
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