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              Almost Astronauts: The Story Of The Merc
               

              Almost Astronauts: The Story Of The Merc (Hardback)

              By Stone, Tanya Lee

              • Imp. $52.99
              • $45.04
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              What does it take to be an astronaut? Mastery at flying, courage, intelligence, resistance to stress, being in top shape - any checklist would certainly include these. But when America created NASA in 1958, there was another unspoken rule: you had to be a man. This is the tale of ...

              ISBN 9780763636111
              Published 1 May 2009 by Candlewick Press,U.S
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.
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              Reaching for the Moon
                

              Reaching for the Moon (Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Aldrin, Buzz; Illustrated by Minor, Wendell

              • Imp. $17.50
              • $14.00
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              With vibrant, historically accurate paintings by Wendell Minor, this extraordinary picture book--the first by one of the Apollo 11 astronauts--documents the journey Aldrin made from childhood that eventually led him to achieve his dream and walk on the moon.

              ISBN 9780060554477
              Published 15 August 2008 by HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age 6-9 years
              This title is not currently available locally but showing available from overseas supplier on backorder – please allow 4-8 weeks for delivery.
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              An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth
                 

              An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth (EPUB ebook)

              By Hadfield, Chris

              Colonel Chris Hadfield has spent decades training as an astronaut and has logged nearly 4,000 hours in space. In this book, he takes readers deep into his years of training and space exploration to show how to make the impossible possible, and also explains how conventional wisdo ...

              ISBN 9781743516775
              Available in EPUB
              Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
              Language en
              Published 1 November 2013 by Pan Macmillan
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth

              An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth (Paperback, Unabridged edition)

              By Hadfield, Chris

              • RRP: $24.99
              • $19.99
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              An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth is an inspirational memoir of space exploration and hard-won wisdom, from an astronaut who has spent a lifetime making the impossible a reality

              ISBN 9781447259947
              Published 1 April 2015 by Pan Macmillan
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Usually ships 6-12 working days – This title is in stock at publisher
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              Laika: The Space Dog
               

              Laika: The Space Dog (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Wittrock, Jeni; Illustrated by Toth, Shannon; Consultant editor Williams, Dr Dave

              • $20.99

              From a stray on the streets to the first dog in the stars! Aboard the Russian spacecraft Sputnik 2, Laika became the first living creature to travel to outer space. See the story unfold as one heroic little dog makes a huge sacrifice to help people learn about space travel.

              ISBN 9781479554676
              Published 1 July 2014 by Capstone Press
              Interest Age Children
              Series Animal Heroes
              Usually ships 6-12 working days – Title is in stock with supplier internationally
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              Wernher Von Braun: Rocket Visionary
               

              Wernher Von Braun: Rocket Visionary (Hardback, Revised edition)

              By Spangenburg, Ray; Moser, Diane

              • $175.50

              Controversy surrounds von Braun's work in Germany during World War II. This edition examines some of the complex issues brought to light by the availability of formerly top-secret documents. It explores the significance of his statements to the US Army concerning his wartime care ...

              ISBN 9780816061792
              Published 30 December 2008 by Facts On File Inc
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Makers of Modern Science
              Usually ships 4-8 weeks – Internationally Sourced (on backorder)
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              Reaching for the Moon: The Apollo Astronauts
               

              Reaching for the Moon: The Apollo Astronauts (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Marcovitz, Hal

              • $117.99

              -- Biographies of some of the most important explorers the world has known -- Ideal for research or class use -- Written in accessible, easily understood language -- Complements school curriculum This book details the challenges that had to be overcome so that the crew of Apollo ...

              ISBN 9780791059579
              Published 15 December 2000 by Chelsea House
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Explorers of New Worlds
              Usually ships 4-8 weeks – Internationally Sourced (on backorder)
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