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The Resource How we got to the moon : the people, technology, and daring feats of science behind humanity's greatest adventure, John Rocco

How we got to the moon : the people, technology, and daring feats of science behind humanity's greatest adventure, John Rocco

Label
How we got to the moon : the people, technology, and daring feats of science behind humanity's greatest adventure
Title
How we got to the moon
Title remainder
the people, technology, and daring feats of science behind humanity's greatest adventure
Statement of responsibility
John Rocco
Title variation
How we got to the moon
Title variation remainder
the people, technology, and daring feats of science behind humanitys greatest adventure
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Moon landing is one of the most ambitious, thrilling, and dangerous ventures in human history. This exquisitely researched and illustrated book tells the stories of the 400,000 unsung heroes--the engineers, mathematicians, seamstresses, welders, and factory workers--and their innovations and life-changing technological leaps forward that allowed NASA to achieve this unparalleled accomplishment
Writing style
Illustration
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2021.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10928570
Cataloging source
PSt/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rocco, John
Dewey number
629.45/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10 and up
  • Grades 4 and up
LC call number
TL789.8.U6
LC item number
A5811459 2020
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Space flight to the moon
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the people, technology, and daring feats of science behind humanity's greatest adventure
Label
How we got to the moon : the people, technology, and daring feats of science behind humanity's greatest adventure, John Rocco
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A race to the moon -- Designing a moon rocket -- Building a launch vehicle -- Building a spacecraft -- Staying alive in space -- Support on the ground -- We choose to go to the moon
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780525647423
Lccn
2019040738
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1121419802
  • 3371082
Label
How we got to the moon : the people, technology, and daring feats of science behind humanity's greatest adventure, John Rocco
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A race to the moon -- Designing a moon rocket -- Building a launch vehicle -- Building a spacecraft -- Staying alive in space -- Support on the ground -- We choose to go to the moon
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780525647423
Lccn
2019040738
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1121419802
  • 3371082

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