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Sally Ride and the shuttle missions / Andrew Langley.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library J 629.45 LAN (Text) 70621000437245 Juvenile - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781484625217
  • ISBN: 1484625218
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 pages cm.
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Heinemann Raintree, c[2016]

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 -- What was space like? -- Working in space -- Returning to Earth -- What did the space shuttle programme achieve? -- What next?.
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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