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Author Harris, Duchess, author.

Title The first moon landing / by Duchess Harris, JD, PHD, with Arnold Ringstad.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, MN : Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 629.454 HAR    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
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Series Perspectives on American progress
Harris, Duchess. Perspectives on American progress.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 46) and index.
Contents The challenge -- Programming Apollo -- Making a moon lander -- Help from Houston -- One small step -- Important dates -- Stop and think -- Glossary -- Online resources -- Learn more -- About the authors -- Index.
Summary When Neil Armstrong set foot upon the moon in 1969, it was the end result of an effort that involved several years, billions of dollars, and hundreds of thousands of people. The First Moon Landing examines this historic event from multiple perspectives, including those of Armstrong himself, computer programmer Margaret Hamilton, and engineer Tom Kelly.
Subject Project Apollo (U.S.) -- Juvenile literature.
Space ships -- Juvenile literature.
Lunar landing sites -- Juvenile literature.
Space flight to the moon -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Space race -- Juvenile literature.
Manned space flight -- Juvenile literature.
Astronautics -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Astronautics -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Moon -- Exploration -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Ringstad, Arnold, author.
Added Title 1st moon landing
ISBN 9781532114908 (library binding)
1532114907 (library binding)

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