The race for space : : the United States and the Soviet Union compete for the new frontier

Title The race for space : : the United States and the Soviet Union compete for the new frontier
Names Kuhn, Betsy.
Book Number BR017344
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Discusses the beginning of the space age, from the Soviet launch of Sputnik in 1957 to the American astronauts' moon landing in 1969, with comments on later developments. Examines the rivalry between the two superpowers and its influence on American society and government policy. For grades 6-9. 2007.
Local Subject Young Adult Book - YA
Juvenile Book - JU
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Short Book - SH
Braille Book Review, Jul-Aug 2008 - B408
Sciences - SCI
Science - Space Exploration, Aerospace - ASP
Audience Notes For grades 6-9.
LC Subject Space race - United States - History - Juvenile literature
Space race - Soviet Union - History - Juvenile literature
Astronautics - United States - History - Juvenile literature
Astronautics - Soviet Union - History - Juvenile literature
Call Number j629.45009 JNF
Language English
Released 2007
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2007 (American Printing House for the Blind, transcribing agency. American Printing House for the Blind, distributor.)
Original Publication Reproduction of: Minneapolis : Twenty-First Century Books, c2007.
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