Women in space

Title Women in space
Names Briggs, Carole S.
Book Number BR012629
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Briefly introduces the U.S. space program, then profiles nine American women and two Russians who pioneered in space exploration. Begins with Valentina Tereshkova, who in 1963 became the first woman to go into space, and proceeds chronologically to Tamara Jernigan, mission specialist in 1996. For grades 4-7. 1999.
Local Subject Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Juvenile Book - JU
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
Sciences - SCI
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Short Pieces (Non-Fiction) - SHP
Science - Space Exploration, Aerospace - ASP
Biography - Contemporary - BIC
Biography - Scientists & Explorers - BIT
Braille Book Review, Mar-Apr 2001 - B201
Audience Notes For grades 4-7.
LC Subject Women astronauts - United States - Juvenile literature
Women astronauts - Soviet Union - Biography - Juvenile literature
Astronautics - United States - History - Juvenile literature
Astronautics - Soviet Union - History - Juvenile literature
Women - Biography - Juvenile literature
Call Number j629.450082 JNF
Language English
Released 1999
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1999 (National Braille Press, transcribing agency. National Braille Press, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: Rev. ed. Minneapolis, MN : Lerner Publications, 1999.
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