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The Resource The mighty Mars rovers : the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity, by Elizabeth Rusch

The mighty Mars rovers : the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity, by Elizabeth Rusch

Label
The mighty Mars rovers : the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity
Title
The mighty Mars rovers
Title remainder
the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity
Statement of responsibility
by Elizabeth Rusch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of the two robot vehicles, Spirit and Opportunity, that were sent to explore Mars, lasting far past their projected lives of 3 months and sending back invaluable images of the environmentally hostile planet
Member of
Summary
The story of the two robot vehicles, Spirit and Opportunity, that were sent to explore Mars, lasting far past their projected lives of 3 months and sending back invaluable images of the environmentally hostile planet
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2013
  • School Library Journal Best Nonfiction Books, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10122826
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rusch, Elizabeth
Dewey number
523.43
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
950L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QB641
LC item number
.R87 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 950
  • 950
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
  • filmographies
Reading level
6.4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Scientists in the field
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roving vehicles (Astronautics)
  • Mars probes
  • Mars (Planet)
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the incredible adventures of spirit and opportunity
Label
The mighty Mars rovers : the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity, by Elizabeth Rusch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 76), discography (page 78), filmograophy (page 78), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mars exploration rover mission -- Mission impossible -- The making of the Mars rover -- Are we really on Mars? -- Hitting the dusty trail -- Can Opportunity climb down? -- Can Spirit lift up? -- The problem with Courage -- A broken Spirit -- Opportunity's last stand? -- Free Spirit -- Mission more than accomplished!
Control code
860914
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
79 pages
Isbn
9780547478814
Lccn
2011012159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780547478814
Label
The mighty Mars rovers : the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity, by Elizabeth Rusch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 76), discography (page 78), filmograophy (page 78), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mars exploration rover mission -- Mission impossible -- The making of the Mars rover -- Are we really on Mars? -- Hitting the dusty trail -- Can Opportunity climb down? -- Can Spirit lift up? -- The problem with Courage -- A broken Spirit -- Opportunity's last stand? -- Free Spirit -- Mission more than accomplished!
Control code
860914
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
79 pages
Isbn
9780547478814
Lccn
2011012159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780547478814

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