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The Resource Rocket man : the Mercury adventure of John Glenn, Ruth Ashby

Rocket man : the Mercury adventure of John Glenn, Ruth Ashby

Label
Rocket man : the Mercury adventure of John Glenn
Title
Rocket man
Title remainder
the Mercury adventure of John Glenn
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Ashby
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1962, Astronaut John Glenn orbits the earth in the Friendship 7 spacecraft. This dramatic story of John Glenn's neardisastrous mission in Friendship 7 also takes young readers through his smalltown Ohio boyhood, his extraordinary experiences as a fighter pilot in two wars, and his life as an astronaut. Annotation. This dramatic story of John Glenn's near-disastrous mission in Friendship 7 also takes young readers through his small-town Ohio boyhood, his extraordinary experiences as a fighter pilot in two wars, and his life as an astronaut. From his childhood years in Ohio and his service as a fighter pilot in two wars to his training for his space flight and beyond, the incredible story of this accomplished pilot, veteran, astronaut, and U.S. senator is told in great detail with colorful illustrations
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ashby, Ruth
Dewey number
  • 629.45/0092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TL789.8.U6
LC item number
M4137 2004
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hunt, Robert
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  • Project Mercury (U.S.)
  • Glenn, John
  • Juvenile materials
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Rocket man : the Mercury adventure of John Glenn, Ruth Ashby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [114])
Control code
ocm54822320
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
105 p.
Isbn
9781561453238
Lccn
2004005549
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)54822320
Label
Rocket man : the Mercury adventure of John Glenn, Ruth Ashby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [114])
Control code
ocm54822320
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
105 p.
Isbn
9781561453238
Lccn
2004005549
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)54822320

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