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The Resource Alan Shepard : the first American in space, Tamra B. Orr

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

Label
Alan Shepard : the first American in space
Title
Alan Shepard
Title remainder
the first American in space
Statement of responsibility
Tamra B. Orr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Brief biography of Alan Shepard, one of America's first astronauts
Member of
Summary
Discusses the life and career of astronaut Alan Shepard, a Mercury Seven team member and America's first man into space, describes his achievements as a test pilot, competitive nature, and challenges
Biography type
individual biography
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218913
Cataloging source
DLC
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Orr, Tamra
Dewey number
  • 629.450092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
The library of astronaut biographies
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  • Shepard, Alan B.
  • Shepard, Alan B.
  • Astronauts
  • Astronauts
Target audience
juvenile
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the first American in space
Label
Alan Shepard : the first American in space, Tamra B. Orr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 106-108) and index
Contents
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
Control code
ocm52411876
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
112 p.
Isbn
9780823944552
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2003010703
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(Sirsi) ADS-1909
Label
Alan Shepard : the first American in space, Tamra B. Orr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 106-108) and index
Contents
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
Control code
ocm52411876
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
112 p.
Isbn
9780823944552
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2003010703
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(Sirsi) ADS-1909

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