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The Resource Michael Collins : forgotten astronaut, by James Buckley Jr

Michael Collins : forgotten astronaut, by James Buckley Jr

Label
Michael Collins : forgotten astronaut
Title
Michael Collins
Title remainder
forgotten astronaut
Statement of responsibility
by James Buckley Jr
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Before he joined NASA, Michael Collins was a test pilot in the Air Force, flying fighter jets. As an astronaut he made two trips into space, including the trip to the moon, and even conducted one of the first walks in space! But even if he had never gone to space, Collins still would have had an amazing life. He did things that most people only dream about. Learn more about this unsung hero"--From dust jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buckley, James
Dewey number
  • 629.450092
  • B
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 7-10
LC call number
TL789.85.C65
LC item number
B83 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Discovering history's heroes
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Collins, Michael
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Space flight to the moon
  • Astronauts
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Michael Collins : forgotten astronaut, by James Buckley Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (pages 141-142)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
on1035260266
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
142 pages
Isbn
9781534424791
Lccn
2018019225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1035260266
Label
Michael Collins : forgotten astronaut, by James Buckley Jr
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (pages 141-142)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
on1035260266
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
142 pages
Isbn
9781534424791
Lccn
2018019225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1035260266

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