|Format:||Print Book 2014|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Throughout history, people have always explored new frontiers. Adventure, fame, and scientific discovery have all driven humans to forge into the unknown. This title examines the exploration of space. Easy-to-read, engaging text sends readers across the solar system, examines the explorers who journeyed into Earth's orbit and beyond, and traces the development of the technology and techniques that made this exploration possible. Well-placed sidebars, vivid photos, helpful maps, and a glossary enhance readers' understanding of the topic. Additional features include a table of contents, a selected bibliography, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and essential facts. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
Early space explorers
A national priority
To the moon
After the race
Orbiting science labs
Where no one has gone before.
|Series||Story of exploration.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Outer space -- Ecology -- Juvenile literature.
Outer space -- Discovery and exploration -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| Minneapolis, Minn. :2014
144 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 x 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 136-141) and index.