Whoosh! : Lonnie Johnson's super-soaking stream of inventions
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Lonnie Johnson's life began alongside a whole mess of brothers and sisters and grew to include a love for rockets, robots, inventions, and creativity. With persistence and a passion for problem solving, he became an engineer and worked for NASA. But it is his invention of the Super Soaker water gun that has made his most memorable splash with kids and adults.
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-- Juvenile literature.
Johnson, Lonnie, -- 1949-
African American inventors -- Alabama -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Inventors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Alabama -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Biography.
|Publisher|| Watertown, MA :
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm