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John Glenn (Childhood of Famous Americans)

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Dear Reader: andlt;BRandgt; The Childhood of Famous Americans series, sixty-five years old in 1997, chronicles the early years of famous American men and women in an accessible manner. Each book is faithful in spirit to the values and experiences that influenced the person's development. History is fleshed out with fictionalized details, and conversations have been added to make the stories come alive to today's reader, but every reasonable effort has been made to make the stories consistent with the events, ethics, and character of their subjects. andlt;BRandgt; 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. And by doing so, we hope you also develop a lasting love for the nation that gave them the opportunity to make their dreams come true. It will do the same for you. andlt;BRandgt; Happy Reading! andlt;BRandgt; The Editors

Synopsis:

In a brand-new biography about the first man to orbit the earth, young readers will learn about the astronaut's childhood as well as his dazzling adult career.

Synopsis:

The childhood and adult life of the first man to orbit the earth, who went on to serve as a United States Senator and returned to space at 77 years old, is presented in this profile of John Glenn. Illustrations.

Synopsis:

Dear Reader:

The Childhood of Famous Americans series, sixty-five years old in 1997, chronicles the early years of famous American men and women in an accessible manner. Each book is faithful in spirit to the values and experiences that influenced the person's development. History is fleshed out with fictionalized details, and conversations have been added to make the stories come alive to today's reader, but every reasonable effort has been made to make the stories consistent with the events, ethics, and character of their subjects.

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. And by doing so, we hope you also develop a lasting love for the nation that gave them the opportunity to make their dreams come true. It will do the same for you.

Happy Reading!

The Editors

Product Details

ISBN:
9780689833977
ill.:
Brown, Robert S.
Author:
Brown, Robert S.
Author:
Burgan, Michael
Author:
Brown, Robert
Publisher:
Aladdin Paperbacks
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
People & Places - United States
Subject:
Astronauts
Subject:
Science & Technology
Subject:
Legislators
Subject:
Air pilots, Military
Subject:
Legislators -- United States.
Subject:
Children s-General
Edition Description:
B102
Series:
Childhood of Famous Americans (Paperback)
Series Volume:
106-776
Publication Date:
20000931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 3 up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f-c cvr
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
7.62 x 5.12 in 4.655 oz
Age Level:
08-12

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Product details 192 pages Aladdin Paperbacks - English 9780689833977 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , In a brand-new biography about the first man to orbit the earth, young readers will learn about the astronaut's childhood as well as his dazzling adult career.
"Synopsis" by , The childhood and adult life of the first man to orbit the earth, who went on to serve as a United States Senator and returned to space at 77 years old, is presented in this profile of John Glenn. Illustrations.
"Synopsis" by ,

Dear Reader:

The Childhood of Famous Americans series, sixty-five years old in 1997, chronicles the early years of famous American men and women in an accessible manner. Each book is faithful in spirit to the values and experiences that influenced the person's development. History is fleshed out with fictionalized details, and conversations have been added to make the stories come alive to today's reader, but every reasonable effort has been made to make the stories consistent with the events, ethics, and character of their subjects.

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. And by doing so, we hope you also develop a lasting love for the nation that gave them the opportunity to make their dreams come true. It will do the same for you.

Happy Reading!

The Editors

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