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John Glenn

a memoir

by Glenn, John

  • 78 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Glenn, John, -- 1921-,
  • United States. -- Congress. -- Senate -- Biography,
  • Legislators -- United States -- Biography,
  • Astronauts -- United States -- Biography

  • About the Edition

    John Glenn describes his life, including his childhood, World War II activities, work as a test pilot and astronaut, career as a senator, and return to space in 1998.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Glenn with Nick Taylor.
    GenreBiography
    ContributionsTaylor, Nick, 1945-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE840.8.G54 A3 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 422 p. :
    Number of Pages422
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23243792M
    ISBN 100553110748
    LC Control Number99042672
    OCLC/WorldCa42290245

    SIGNED BY JOHN GLENN. GLENN, John. John Glenn: A Memoir. New York: Bantam, (). Octavo, original blue paper boards, original dust jacket. First trade edition of the astronaut and senator's "utterly plainspoken yet thrilling autobiography," with 16 pages of illustrations, signed on . Jan 05,  · John Glenn. This is Friendship Seven. I’ll try to describe what I’m in here. I am in a big mass of some very small particles, that are brilliantly lit up like they’re luminescent. Oct 24,  · CBS has put in development Under Suspicion, a drama series based on the bestselling crime thriller book series by Mary Higgins Clark, from Allegiance executive producer John Glenn, Momentum TV and .


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