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Sally Ride : the first american woman in space

by Orr, Tamra.

Format: Print Book 2004
Availability: Available at 4 Libraries 4 of 4 copies
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CLP - Brookline Children's Biographies j TL789.85.R53 O77 2004
Location  CLP - Brookline
 
Collection  Children's Biographies
 
Call Number  j TL789.85.R53 O77 2004
 
 
CLP - Main Library First Floor Children's Department - Biography j TL789.85.R53 O77 2004
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  First Floor Children's Department - Biography
 
Call Number  j TL789.85.R53 O77 2004
 
 
Carnegie Library of McKeesport Children Biography J B R433
Location  Carnegie Library of McKeesport
 
Collection  Children Biography
 
Call Number  J B R433
 
 
Clairton Public Library Junior Non-Fiction J 629.45 O45a
Location  Clairton Public Library
 
Collection  Junior Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  J 629.45 O45a
 
 
Summary
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.
Additional Information
Series Library of astronaut biographies.
Subjects Ride, Sally -- Juvenile literature.
Ride, Sally.
Astronauts -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women astronauts -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Astronauts.
Women -- Biography.
Publisher New York, NY :Rosen,2004
Language English
Description 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 106-108) and index.
ISBN 082394462X (library binding)
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