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"During the launch and re-entry phases of spaceflight pilots of military fast jets, civilian aerobatic pilots and astronauts are frequently and repetitively exposed to high G forces, for which the human body is not fundamentally designed. This unique book examines the nature of the high G environment and its physiological effects on the various systems of the human body. It draws together the accumulated knowledge of human exposure to high G, resulting in a definitive volume on its physiological effects and countermeasures"--Provided by publisher.
Number of Pages: 246
Genre: Transportation, Technology, Science
Sub-Genre: Aviation / Piloting + Flight Instruction, Automotive / General, Military Science
Publisher: Ashgate Pub Co
Street Date: May 28, 2015
Item Number (DPCI): 247-48-8768
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