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Space exploration : triumphs and tragedies / Sonya Newland.

Newland, Sonya, author. (Author).
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Seymour Main Library JUV 629.435 NEWLAND (Text) 9780778722922S On Order On order -

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  • ISBN: 9780778722922 (reinforced library binding : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780778722311 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: St. Catharines, Ontario ; Crabtree Publishing, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 46) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Early exploration -- The space race -- Project Apollo -- What's next? -- Mars and beyond.
Summary, etc.: "As we reflect in 2016 on the 30th anniversary of the Shuttle Challenger tragedy, it is fitting that we remind ourselves why all of these brave and daring pioneers go into space. From the first unmanned spacecraft to the planned mission to Mars in 2030, this awesome book celebrates the milestone achievements of space travel, the agonizing--but no less important--failures, and the pioneers who made it happen--sometimes giving their lives to do it."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note: Ages 11-14+
Grades 7 to 8.
Subject: Space flight > History > Juvenile literature.
Manned space flight > History > Juvenile literature.
Outer space > Exploration > History > Juvenile literature.

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