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Author Skurzynski, Gloria.

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

Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl Juvenile Non-Fiction  J 629.4 Sku    ---  Available
Description 80 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references 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.
Source NBK 4/10 PPLY
Subject Rocketry -- Biography.
Aerospace engineers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Rocketry -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Rockets (Aeronautics) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781426305979

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