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Alan Shepard : the first American in space / Tamra B. Orr.

Orr, Tamra. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Series Information

Library of astronaut biographies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 921 SHE (Text) 39206019781903 J Biography Available -
Whiting PL - Whiting +629.45 OR71 (Text) 51735010953015 Children's department Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0823944557 (library binding)
  • Physical Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Rosen Pub. Group, [2004]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 106-108) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A decade of contrasts -- The launching of a future astronaut -- The Mercury 7 astronauts -- Freedom 7 -- The terror and triumph of Apollo -- Into the business world -- A quiet ending.
Summary, etc.:
Brief biography of Alan Shepard, one of America's first astronauts.
Subject: Shepard, Alan B. (Alan Bartlett), 1923-1998 > Juvenile literature.
Shepard, Alan B. (Alan Bartlett), 1923-1998.
Astronauts > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.

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