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Neil Armstrong: One Giant Leap for Mankind (Sterling Biographies)

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Neil Armstrong was Americas rocket man, the first person to set foot on the moon and turn science fiction into amazing reality. Award-winning authors Tara Dixon-Engel and Mike Jackson tell the fascinating story of how Armstrong went where no one had gone before, leaving his mark on the powdery surface of another world.

Even at an age when other boys were just learning to drive, Neil was training to reach the skies. He went on to study aeronautical engineering, win medals as a fighter pilot, try out the X-15 experimental rocket plane, and become one of the elite few chosen to be a NASA astronaut…where he took the test pilots credo of “higher, faster and farther” to thrilling heights.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781402744969
Author:
Dixon-engel, Tara
Publisher:
Sterling
Author:
Dixon-Engel, Tara
Author:
Jackson, Mike
Subject:
Science & Technology
Subject:
Astronauts
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Science & Technology
Subject:
Astronauts -- United States.
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Subject:
STUDY NOTES - SparkCharts
Subject:
HUMOR - Shakespeare TRD PB
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Sterling Biographies®
Publication Date:
20080831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
7.5 x 5.5 in
Age Level:
from 10

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