Book Discussion on For Spacious Skies

Mr. Carpenter talked about the writing of his autobiography, For Spacious Skies: The Uncommon Journey of a Mercury Astronaut,… read more

Mr. Carpenter talked about the writing of his autobiography, For Spacious Skies: The Uncommon Journey of a Mercury Astronaut, published by Harcourt, along with his daughter, co-author Stoever. He reminisced about his childhood, his parents and his grandparents. He also talked about his experiences as one of the original seven astronauts in 1962. He answered questions from audience members. close

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Book Discussion on For Spacious Skies

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Program ID:
175178-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Feb 22, 2003
Last Aired:
May 3, 2010

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  • Feb 22, 2003 | 2:04pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 23, 2003 | 8:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 29, 2004 | 11:05pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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