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The Resource An astronaut's guide to life on earth : what going to space taught me about ingenuity, determination, and being prepared for anything, Chris Hadfield

An astronaut's guide to life on earth : what going to space taught me about ingenuity, determination, and being prepared for anything, Chris Hadfield

Label
An astronaut's guide to life on earth : what going to space taught me about ingenuity, determination, and being prepared for anything
Title
An astronaut's guide to life on earth
Title remainder
what going to space taught me about ingenuity, determination, and being prepared for anything
Statement of responsibility
Chris Hadfield
Title variation
astronauts guide to life on earth
Title variation remainder
what going to space taught me about ingenuity, determination, and being prepared for anything
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hadfield takes readers into his years of training and space exploration to show how to make the impossible possible. He developed an unconventional philosophy at NASA: Prepare for the worst-- and enjoy every moment of it. By thinking like an astronaut, you can change the way you view life on Earth-- especially your own
Summary
Astronaut Chris Hadfield, the first Canadian Commander of the International Space Station, presents his own inspiring story and shows how the rest of us can "think like an astronaut" to achieve success and happiness right here on Earth.
Pace
Writing style
Award
CBA Libris Award for Non-Fiction Book of the Year, 2014.
Biography type
autobiography
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10232402
Cataloging source
MMI
Dewey number
629.450092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1190
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Target audience
adult
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what going to space taught me about ingenuity, determination, and being prepared for anything
Label
An astronaut's guide to life on earth : what going to space taught me about ingenuity, determination, and being prepared for anything, Chris Hadfield
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=B4B72E0F-28AB-4D7B-B4C1-D7E3BAC48E7E
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: Mission impossible -- Pre-launch. The trip takes a lifetime ; Have an attitude ; The power of negative thinking ; Sweat the small stuff ; The last people in the world ; What's the next thing that could kill me? -- Liftoff. Tranquility Base, Kazakhstan ; How to get blasted (and feel good the next day) ; Aim to be a zero ; Life off Earth ; Square astronaut, round hole -- Coming down to Earth. Soft landings ; Climbing down the ladder
Control code
ocn863153282
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (295 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316253048
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Publisher number
EB00276953
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
B4B72E0F-28AB-4D7B-B4C1-D7E3BAC48E7E
System control number
(OCoLC)863153282
Label
An astronaut's guide to life on earth : what going to space taught me about ingenuity, determination, and being prepared for anything, Chris Hadfield
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=B4B72E0F-28AB-4D7B-B4C1-D7E3BAC48E7E
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: Mission impossible -- Pre-launch. The trip takes a lifetime ; Have an attitude ; The power of negative thinking ; Sweat the small stuff ; The last people in the world ; What's the next thing that could kill me? -- Liftoff. Tranquility Base, Kazakhstan ; How to get blasted (and feel good the next day) ; Aim to be a zero ; Life off Earth ; Square astronaut, round hole -- Coming down to Earth. Soft landings ; Climbing down the ladder
Control code
ocn863153282
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (295 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316253048
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Publisher number
EB00276953
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
B4B72E0F-28AB-4D7B-B4C1-D7E3BAC48E7E
System control number
(OCoLC)863153282

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