Yuri Gagarin was a Soviet Air Forces pilot and cosmonaut who became the first human to journey into outer space, achieving a major milestone in the Space Race. His capsule Vostok 1 completed one orbit of Earth on 12 April 1961.
An inside look at industrialized agriculture, the food supply chain, and grocery stores in 1960s America. Supermarkets as the showplaces of agriculture. Methods of improvement in the growing, handling, processing, and shipping of food products and the cooperative assistance offered by agricultural and food-processing research centers. Hypothesizes that a nation grows according to the productivity of its agriculture