Psychopysiological aspects of spaceflight
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Psychopysiological aspects of spaceflight proceedings of symposium on.....held at, and sponsored by USAF Brooks Air Force Base, Texas on May 26th and 27th, 1960 by Symposium on Psychophysiological Aspects of Space Flight (1960 Brooks Air Force Base, Texas)

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

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Includes bibliographies.

Statementedited by Bernard E. Flaherty.
ContributionsFlaherty, Bernard E., ASAF Brooks Air Force Base.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 393p. :
Number of Pages393
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20254920M

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