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The Resource Almost astronauts : 13 women who dared to dream, Tanya Lee Stone

Almost astronauts : 13 women who dared to dream, Tanya Lee Stone

Label
Almost astronauts : 13 women who dared to dream
Title
Almost astronauts
Title remainder
13 women who dared to dream
Statement of responsibility
Tanya Lee Stone
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the story of the thirteen women connected with NASA's Mercury 13 space mission, who braved prejudice and jealousy to make their mark and open the door for the female pilots and space commanders that would soon follow
Summary
Presents the story of the thirteen women connected with NASA's Mercury 13 space mission, who braved prejudice and jealousy to make their mark and open the door for the female pilots and space commanders that would soon follow
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • Flora Stieglitz Straus Award, 2010.
  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal, 2010.
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2010
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
304112
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Citation source
  • Bklst 02/15/2009
  • VOYA 2009 no. 1
  • PW 05/04/2009
  • Horn Bk Nov 2009
Dewey number
  • 629.450092/273
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
980
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
TL789.85.A1
LC item number
S79 2009b
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
980
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
13 women who dared to dream
Label
Almost astronauts : 13 women who dared to dream, Tanya Lee Stone
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: c2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-127) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20581998
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
133 pages
Isbn
9780763645021
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
bl2009005336
Label
Almost astronauts : 13 women who dared to dream, Tanya Lee Stone
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: c2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-127) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20581998
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
133 pages
Isbn
9780763645021
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
bl2009005336

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