Sally Ride : a space biography
|Format:||Print Book 1998|
|Availability:||Available at 5 Libraries 5 of 5 copies|
Sally Ride was the first woman sent into space from the United States. The book tells the story of Sally Ride from her youth through her astronaut training. As a mission specialist, she conducted research on pharmaceuticals and the use of the new shuttle's robot arm. The book also discusses her career as a teacher and researcher after retiring from NASA.
|Series||Countdown to space.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Women astronauts -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Biography.
|Publisher|| Springfield, NJ :Enslow Publishers,1998
48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.