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The Resource This is rocket science : true stories of the risk-taking scientists who figure out ways to explore beyond Earth, by Gloria Skurzynski

This is rocket science : true stories of the risk-taking scientists who figure out ways to explore beyond Earth, by Gloria Skurzynski

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This is rocket science : true stories of the risk-taking scientists who figure out ways to explore beyond Earth
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This is rocket science
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true stories of the risk-taking scientists who figure out ways to explore beyond Earth
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by Gloria Skurzynski
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eng
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A history of rockets and rocket science, from the Chinese discovery of gunpowder to the development of nuclear spacecraft and rockets that sail on the solar winds
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Title
This is rocket science
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Summary
A history of rockets and rocket science, from the Chinese discovery of gunpowder to the development of nuclear spacecraft and rockets that sail on the solar winds
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collective biography
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342668
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
629.4092/2
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illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
009-013
LC call number
TL781.85.A1
LC item number
S58 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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pre adolescent
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the true story of the risk-taking scientists who figured out ways to explore beyond Earth
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the true story of the risk-taking scientists who figured out ways to explore beyond Earth
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by Gloria Skurzynski
This is rocket science : true stories of the risk-taking scientists who figure out ways to explore beyond Earth, by Gloria Skurzynski
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This is rocket science : true stories of the risk-taking scientists who figure out ways to explore beyond Earth, by Gloria Skurzynski
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 78) and index
Contents
Fire arrows -- The fathers of modern rocketry -- Beeps from space -- Saturn wins, Orion loses -- Return and reuse -- Success and failure -- Way to go -- Farther needs faster
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Dimensions
26 cm.
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Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9781426305986
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009020386
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ill. (chiefly col.)

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