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Sally Ride

shooting for the stars

by Jane Hurwitz

  • 375 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Fawcett Columbine in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Ride, Sally -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Ride, Sally.,
    • Women astronauts -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Astronauts -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Astronauts.,
    • Women -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the California astrophysicist who became, with the second mission of the Challenger spacecraft in June 1983, the first American woman and the youngest American astronaut to orbit earth.

      Edition Notes

      StatementJane Hurwitz and Sue Hurwitz.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesGreat lives, Great lives (New York, N.Y.)
      ContributionsHurwitz, Sue, 1934-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMLCS 91/02354 (T)
      The Physical Object
      Pagination115, [4] p. :
      Number of Pages115
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2231690M
      ISBN 10044990394X
      LC Control Number89090821
      OCLC/WorldCa21151411

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In Exploring Our Solar System, the award-winning team of Sally Ride and Tam O’Shaughnessy guide readers on a thrilling tour of our solar system, starting with the birth of our Sun. The book guides readers from the four terrestrial planets—with a special stop at our unique, life-supporting Earth—through the Asteroid Belt to the four giant planets, tiny Pluto, and beyond.

Jan 19,  · Injournalist Lynn Sherr released a book about Sally Ride called "Sally Ride: America's First Woman In Space." Sherr had covered Ride's career extensively while working for Author: Kim Ann Zimmermann. Inastronaut and astrophysicist Sally Ride became the first American woman in space aboard the space shuttle Challenger.

Ride died on July 23, at the age of 61, following a battle with Born: May 26, Sally Ride was more than the first woman in space—she was a real-life explorer and adventurer whose life story is a true inspiration for all those who dream big.

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