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Sally Ride and the shuttle missions / Andrew Langley.

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Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch J 629.45 LAN (Text) 34207002058163 Juv Non-Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville J 629.45 Lan (Text) 32604030006641 DCTPLD J Non-Fiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch JUV 629.45 LAN (Text) 39391006738791 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
 Purchased with a donation in memory of Gertrude Geraets.: [ mkj 2016-04-29 @ JFCPLM ]
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 921 Ride (Text) 31208911616532 children non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781484625163 : LIB
  • ISBN: 1484625161 : LIB
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Capstone Pr Inc, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 46) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Into space -- A talented girl -- Training to be an astronaut -- Focus on: the shuttle -- What was space like? -- Working in space -- Returning to earth -- Was the space shuttle program important? -- Focus on: female firsts -- What next? -- Timeline.
Summary, etc.:
"Join Sally Ride on her journey aboard the Space Shuttle! This book examines the extraordinary life of the first female US astronaut in space, from her early life to using a robotic arm in space. Find out about other female astronauts and their achievements. Understand the rigorous training that astronauts undergo and how they prepare for a journey into the unknown."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
840 Lexile.
Subject: Ride, Sally > Juvenile literature.
Women astronauts > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Astronauts > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Space shuttles > Juvenile literature.
Manned space flight > Juvenile literature.
Outer space > Exploration > Juvenile literature.

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