John Glenn

Author: Michael Burgan
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439113295
Size: 25.67 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: 11.30 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: 40.27 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: 56.32 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: 58.98 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: 33.48 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.

Wilbur And Orville Wright

Author: Augusta Stevenson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0020421702
Size: 75.17 MB
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Presents the boyhood of the brothers who flew the first airplane in 1903.

The Astronaut Wives Club

Author: Lily Koppel
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0755362616
Size: 33.34 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 ...

Light This Candle

Author: Neal Thompson
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 0307421198
Size: 34.83 MB
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Intense, colorful, and dramatic—the man who hit a golf ball on the moon—he was among the most private of America’s public figures and, until his death in 1998, he guarded the story of his life zealously.

Neil Armstrong

Author: Jay Barbree
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1466836342
Size: 68.26 MB
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This is the inside story of Neil Armstrong from the time he flew combat missions in the Korean War and then flew a rocket plane called the X-15 to the edge of space, to when he saved his Gemini 8 by flying the first emergency return from ...