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Yuri Gagarin and the race to space / Ben Hubbard.

Hubbard, Ben, 1973- (author.).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch J 629.45 HUB (Text) 34207002058171 JN Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville J 629.45 Hub (Text) 32604030006639 DCTPLD J Non-Fiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch JUV 629.45 HUB (Text) 39391006738783 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
 Purchased with a donation in memory of Gertrude Geraets.: [ mkj 2016-04-29 @ JFCPLM ]

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781484625149 (hb)
  • ISBN: 9781484625194 (pb)
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Heinemann Raintree, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 46) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Yuri Gagarin: space pioneer -- Child of war -- Focus on: the race for space -- Cosmonaut Gagarin -- Spacecraft -- Focus on: space rockets -- Countdown begins -- April 12, 1961: into space -- Most famous man in the world -- Gagarin's message -- Timeline.
Summary, etc.:
"Join Yuri Gagarin on his journey into space! This book examines the extraordinary life of the first astronaut in space, from his early life to his first trip aboard a Russian spacecraft. Discover what the space race was and other developments happening at the time. Find out about the rigorous training that astronauts undergo and how they prepare for a journey into the unknown."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
1030 Lexile.
Subject: Gagarin, Yuri Alekseyevich, 1934-1968 > Juvenile literature.
Vostok (Spacecraft) > Juvenile literature.
Astronauts > Soviet Union > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Manned space flight > History > Juvenile literature.

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