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The Resource The Apollo missions for kids : the people and engineering behind the race to the moon : with 21 activities, Jerome Pohlen

The Apollo missions for kids : the people and engineering behind the race to the moon : with 21 activities, Jerome Pohlen

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The Apollo missions for kids : the people and engineering behind the race to the moon : with 21 activities
Title
The Apollo missions for kids
Title remainder
the people and engineering behind the race to the moon : with 21 activities
Statement of responsibility
Jerome Pohlen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The story behind the historic race to the moon, from the perspective of the Americans who lived it--the astronauts and their families, the controllers and engineers, the technicians and politicians who made the impossible possible"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
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Pohlen, Jerome
Dewey number
629.45/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL789.8.U6
LC item number
A5688 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
For kids
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Space flight to the moon
  • Aeronautics
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Space flight to the moon
  • Aeronautics
  • Experiments
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Apollo missions for kids : the people and engineering behind the race to the moon : with 21 activities, Jerome Pohlen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-146) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The challenge -- It is rocket science -- Moongazing -- Project Gemini -- The face of the moon -- How big was the Saturn V? -- Orbital mechanics made easy -- Tragedy and triumph -- Frozen rocket -- How big was the command module? -- Eat like an astronaut -- To the moon and back -- Design a mission patch -- How far away is the moon? -- Forearm at 7 Gs -- Thin skin -- The eagle has landed -- Google the moon -- Casting shadows -- Assemble a personal preference kit -- Space art -- "Houston, we've had a problem" -- 3-D rocks -- Moon trees -- What would you weigh? -- The science missions -- Feather drop -- Making craters
Control code
on1061011364
Dimensions
22 x 28 cm.
Extent
vii, 152 pages
Isbn
9780912777177
Lccn
2019009475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1061011364
Label
The Apollo missions for kids : the people and engineering behind the race to the moon : with 21 activities, Jerome Pohlen
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-146) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The challenge -- It is rocket science -- Moongazing -- Project Gemini -- The face of the moon -- How big was the Saturn V? -- Orbital mechanics made easy -- Tragedy and triumph -- Frozen rocket -- How big was the command module? -- Eat like an astronaut -- To the moon and back -- Design a mission patch -- How far away is the moon? -- Forearm at 7 Gs -- Thin skin -- The eagle has landed -- Google the moon -- Casting shadows -- Assemble a personal preference kit -- Space art -- "Houston, we've had a problem" -- 3-D rocks -- Moon trees -- What would you weigh? -- The science missions -- Feather drop -- Making craters
Control code
on1061011364
Dimensions
22 x 28 cm.
Extent
vii, 152 pages
Isbn
9780912777177
Lccn
2019009475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1061011364

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