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Space pioneers / Steve Parker.

Parker, Steve, 1952- author. (Author).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Decatur J 629.45 PAR (Text) 34207002033661 JN Available -
APLS-Geneva J 629.45 PAR (Text) 34207002002187 GJN Available -
Westfield Washington Public Library - Westfield j629.45 Parker (Text) 78292000352846 Children's Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781625880802 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm
  • Publisher: Mankato, Minnesota : Smart Apple Media, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Rockets into space -- Animals in space -- Human spaceflight -- The Mercury Seven -- Round and round -- Gemini -- Spacewalking -- Soyuz -- The Space Shuttle -- Great shuttle missions -- Risk factors -- Commercial spaceflight -- Tech files and glossary.
Summary, etc.: "Space Pioneers" charts the exploits of a handful of space explorers who have ridden powerful rockets into the stratosphere to brave the icy, airless vacuum of space and accomplish a series of intrepid firsts. Easy to read text in this book is packed with sidebar features and illustrated with gorgeous photography depicting technologies, planets, stars, and much more. Each title includes an index and a glossary of terms.
Subject: Manned space flight > History > Juvenile literature.
Astronauts > Juvenile literature.
Animal space flight > History > Juvenile literature.
Manned space flight > History.
Animal space flight > History.

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