John Glenn

Author: Michael Burgan
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439113295
Size: 61.91 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: 36.91 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: 13.24 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: 59.89 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: 35.17 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.

Betsy Ross

Author: Ann Weil
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0020421206
Size: 33.54 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.

John Glenn A Memoir

Author: John Glenn
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 0553896857
Size: 25.97 MB
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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: Grand Central Publishing
ISBN: 1455503231
Size: 45.14 MB
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THE ASTRONAUT WIVES CLUB tells the story of the women who stood beside some of the biggest heroes in American history.

The Right Stuff

Author: Tom Wolfe
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9781429961325
Size: 16.26 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.

Making Nonfiction And Other Informational Texts Come Alive

Author: Kathy Pike
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780205366095
Size: 16.52 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; ...