John Glenn

Author: Michael Burgan
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439113295
Size: 25.62 MB
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These books reaffirm the importance of our American heritage. We hope you learn to love the heroes and heroines who helped shape this great country.

Liftoff

Author: Don Mitchell
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9780792258995
Size: 24.23 MB
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Combining illustrations, photographs, and inspirational quotes, this exciting biography traces the life of John Glenn--war hero, test pilot, American astronaut, and U.S. Senator, from his childhood days in New Concord, Ohio to his ...

John Glenn

Author: Barbara Kramer
Publisher: Enslow Pub Incorporated
ISBN: 9780894909641
Size: 73.54 MB
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A biography of the first American to orbit the earth. covering his youth, his career as an astronaut, and his life after NASA.

Milton Hershey

Author: M.M. Eboch
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 141697945X
Size: 65.39 MB
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Or that he had to try over and over again to get his now-famous chocolate to taste as delicious as it does today? Milton Hershey's life wasn't always a bowl of chocolate Kisses.

James Lovell

Author: Jan Goldberg
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780823944590
Size: 16.77 MB
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A biography of James Lovell that encompasses the astronaut's birth, childhood, education, NASA training, mission experience, and post-space life and work.

John Glenn A Memoir

Author: John Glenn
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 0553896857
Size: 76.32 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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But these two historical events only bracketed a life that covers the sweep of an extraordinary century. John Glenn's autobiography spans the seminal events of the twentieth century.

The Astronaut Wives Club

Author: Lily Koppel
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0755362616
Size: 71.37 MB
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Sexy and sophisticated, rich in melodrama, and set against the uniquely atmospheric backdrop of the Space Age, THE ASTRONAUTS' WIVES CLUB tells the real story behind some of the biggest heroes in American history, chronicling their romantic ...

Making Nonfiction And Other Informational Texts Come Alive

Author: Kathy Pike
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780205366095
Size: 67.98 MB
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SOCIAL. STUDIES. Series. of. Merit. (with. sample. titles). □. Adventures. in.
Colonial. America. (Troll— ... clever illustrations SAMPLE TITLES: Albert Einstein;
Leonardo da Vinci; Amadeus Mozart; Pablo Picasso □ Childhood of Famous
Americans Series ... dialogue, table of contents, fictionalized details and
conversations added to make stories alive SAMPLE TITLES: John Glenn: Young
Astronaut; ...

Betsy Ross

Author: Ann Weil
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0020421206
Size: 55.90 MB
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Recreates the childhood of the woman traditionally remembered as the maker of the first American flag, which was secretly presented to General George Washington in Philadelphia in 1776.

The Right Stuff

Author: Tom Wolfe
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9781429961325
Size: 62.93 MB
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It is this, the inner life of the astronauts, that Tom Wolfe describes with his almost uncanny empathetic powers, that made The Right Stuff a classic.