Fighting for space : two pilots and their historic battle for female spaceflight
—Teitel, Amy Shira, author.
Book
2020
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"The mostly-unknown tale of Jackie Cochran and Jerrie Cobb--two accomplished aviatrixes, one generation apart, who each dreamed of being the first woman in space, but along the way battled their egos, their expectations, and ultimately the patriarchal society that stood between them and the stars"-- Provided by publisher.

Item Details
Subjects:
Aeronautics -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Air pilots -- United States -- Biography.
Cobb, Jerrie.
Cochran, Jacqueline.
Women air pilots -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN:
9781538716045
1538716046
Edition:
First edition.
Description:
xxi, 426 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-426).
LCCN:
2019041812
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