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Deke!

an autobiography

by Donald K. Slayton

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Slayton, Donald K., 1924-1993,
    • Astronauts -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDonald K. "Deke" Slayton with Michael Cassutt.
      ContributionsCassutt, Michael.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL789.85.S55 A3 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL786164M
      ISBN 10031285918X
      LC Control Number95018396

      Deke! U.S. Manned Space: From Mercury to the Shuttle (Book): Slayton, Donald K.: Baker & TaylorAn autobiography by one of America's original astronauts, who later headed the astronaut program, chronicles Slayton's life as a war hero and space shuttle pilotMcMillan PalgraveDeke Slayton was one of the first seven Mercury astronauts--and he might have been the first American in space.   He is the leader of the renowned rockabilly and country band The Ecco-Fonics and lives in suburban Los Angeles. Deke is the co-author of The Strat in the Attic: Thrilling Stories of Guitar Archaeology (Voyageur Press, ) and the author of The Strat in the Attic II: More Thrilling Stories of Guitar Archaeology (Voyageur Press, ).5/5(1).

      Deke McClelland is an electronic publishing pioneer and a popular lecturer on Adobe Photoshop and the larger realm of computer graphics and design. He has hosted Adobe's official Video Workshop DVDs that shipped with many versions of Photoshop and Illustrator, as well as hundreds. Deke Sharon, Music Department: Pitch Perfect. Born in San Francisco, California, Deke Sharon has been performing professionally since the age of 8, and as a child toured North America and shared the stage in operas with the likes of Pavarotti. Heralded as "The Father of Contemporary A Cappella," he is responsible for the current sound of modern a cappella, having pioneered the modern.

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That's one of the things that really comes through this book: Deke's gruff but intelligent style. Why, you can almost feel the crew cut brushing you on the arm on some of the pages.

While the book was co-written with Michael Cassutt, there is a great deal of authenticity in the book's style. Unlike other "assisted" autobiographies, Deke feels /5(). Deke is a much more interesting character than Armstrong and the book contains a lot details about the earlier Mercury and He then ended up being Chief Astronaut and selected the crews who made up the Apollo missions including selecting the Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to be the first men to land on the Moon.4/5.

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Deke. U.S. Manned Space: From Mercury To /5(). Deke came in a close second to book 1 and was much improved from book 2. I really liked Ollie and Lennon. I love that there's no real big drama/break-up.

Each book has a moment where one of the characters sort of loses Deke! book brain function and acts like an idiot but they always realize they were being idiotic rather quickly and things move on nicely/5. In Deke’s book, you will learn to become unafraid of doing something different in the service of a good cause and how to spark a movement that others can’t help but rally around.

Deke’s Seven Attributes of Changemakers reveal how anyone can become a transformative leader. Donald Kent "Deke" Slayton (March 1, – J ) was a United States Air Force pilot, aeronautical engineer, and test pilot who was selected as one of the original NASA Mercury Seven went on to become NASA's first Chief of the Astronaut Office and Director of Flight Crew Operations, responsible for NASA crew assignments.

Slayton joined the U.S. Army Air Forces during Missions: Apollo–Soyuz Test Project. Deke was part of the Waitrose group in The Enemy. He appeared in the early chapters of the book along with Arran, Ollie, Achilleus and Freak in their scavenger hunting party.

He often volunteers to join the scavenging party. His weapon was a sledge hammer. Deke and Freak were said to know all the back ways, alleys and short cuts. Deke was also Freak's best friend and they were ation: Waitrose crew. Deke is my favorite so far in this series!. Ollie and Lennon are adorable together and Alexander Cendese and Iggy Toma do a great job once again bringing Eden Finley’s book to life.

Makes me so excited to hear the next book in the series and can not wait for Soren’s full story!!. Ahh. Over 30 years of experience working with singers and groups around the world. Pitch perfect harmony, one note at a time.

"A One Man A Cappella Revolution " - Boston Globe "The Father of Contemporary A Cappella " - Entertainment Weekly. Order Deke's Book Today.

About Deke. Lessons from a changemaking leader. From through then-mayor, Deke Copenhaver was a catalyst in helping to transform Augusta, Georgia, attracting businesses to spur economic development, implementing social programs that impacted the lives of Augustans on a daily basis, and developing communities.

It was Deke Slayton who made Neil Armstrong the first man on the moon. Deke. is Deke Slayton's' story—told in his own words and in the voices of the men and women who worked with him and knew him best.

Deke Slayton's knowledge of how the.S. manned space program worked is the missing piece of every space buff's puzzle/5(7). Roger Arnold "Deke" Leonard (18 December – 31 January ) was a Welsh rock musician, "serving a life sentence in the music business".

Best known as a member of the progressive rock band Man, which he joined and left several times, and for fronting his own rock and roll band Iceberg, which he formed and disbanded several times, he was also an author, raconteur and television panelist.

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Deke definition is - to fake (an opponent) out of position (as in ice hockey). How to use deke in a sentence. Did You Know. Deke was already starting to feel the effects of his brain tumor when he started the book, and died only two years later.

Evidently, he was scrambling to to record his thoughts on each event while his mental faculties were still sharp, focusing on breadth of coverage rather than depth. In this week’s free Deke’s Techniques episode, Deke finishes up the Wonder Woman-inspired project, which is helpful, because the actual Wonder Woman is now scheduled for August.

In the meantime, you can find out how to mask your own wonder beings against the background we created last week. In this case, Deke chose this soccer ball-toting young woman, courtesy of our friends at Dreamstime.

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Deke Slayton was one of the first seven Mercury astronauts--and he might have been the first American in space. Instead, he became the first chief of American Free shipping over $/5(5).Adobe Photoshop CS4 One-on-One by Deke McClelland and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Following up his first-of-its-kind The Strat in the Attic, musician, journalist, and “guitarchaeologist” Deke Dickerson shares even more stories behind dozens of astounding guitar finds.

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