Sally Ride : the first american woman in space
by Orr, Tamra.
|Format:||Print Book 2004|
|Availability:||Available at 4 Libraries 4 of 4 copies|
Well-rounded with degrees in both English and physics, Sally Ride earned a Ph.D. in astrophysics and entered NASA as one of the first six female trainees in the space program. She soon became the first woman to blast out of Earth's atmosphere aboard the space shuttle. Both inspirational and intriguing, this fascinating biography allows young readers to share in Ride's exhilarating journey.
|Series||Library of astronaut biographies.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Astronauts -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women astronauts -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Biography.
|Publisher|| New York, NY :Rosen,2004
112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 106-108) and index.
|ISBN||082394462X (library binding)