Guion Bluford : a space biography
|Format:||Print Book 1998|
|Availability:||Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 3 copies|
Guion Bluford was the first African American to travel into space. This book details the life of Bluford, his astronaut training and historic spaceflight. From the time he was a young boy growing up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Guion Bluford had a love of flying. As a mission specialist, he made four different spaceflights on the space shuttle.
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|Series||Countdown to space.|
Bluford, Guion Stewart,
-- Juvenile literature.
Bluford, Guion Stewart, -- 1942-
Astronauts -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American astronauts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Biography.
|Publisher|| Springfield, NJ :Enslow Publishers,1998
48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (page 46) and index.