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Michael Collins : discovering history's heroes / by James Buckley Jr..

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Discovering history's heroes
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fayette Co PL - Connersville JB COLLINS (Text) 39230031994831 Children New Books Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 921 COLLINS (Text) 39206021597420 J Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781534424807
  • ISBN: 1534424806
  • Physical Description: 142 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First Aladdin hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Aladdin, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-142).
Formatted Contents Note:
Another hero -- A young world traveler -- Learning to fly -- A test pilot -- Choosing astronauts -- Early days at NASA -- Iguanas and rocks -- Space tailor -- First crew assignment -- Gemini 10! -- Finally in space -- A walk in space -- Coming home, part 1 -- Disaster! -- Preparing for the moon -- Patches and packing -- Liftoff! -- A three-day trip -- On the moon -- Alone -- The most important job of all -- Coming home, part 2 -- Around the world again -- His next big job -- A private life...mostly.
Summary, etc.:
Presents the life and accomplishments of the Air Force pilot turned NASA astronaut, who manned the ship while Neil Armstrong walked on the moon, and went on to serve as director of the National Air and Space Museum.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 7-10.
Subject: Collins, Michael, 1930- > Juvenile literature.
Space flight to the moon > Juvenile literature.
Project Apollo (U.S.) > Juvenile literature.
Astronauts > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Collins, Michael, 1930-
Space flight to the moon.
Project Apollo (U.S.).
Astronauts.

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