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The space race

Peter Benoit

The space race

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Published by Children"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronautics,
  • Space race,
  • Space flight,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Peter Benoit
    SeriesCornerstones of freedom
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL793 .B396 2012
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25314069M
    ISBN 100531230651, 0531281655
    ISBN 109780531230657, 9780531281659
    LC Control Number2011031454

    Cathleen Lewis, NASM curator of Soviet space history, is taking me through "Space Race," which starts with the German V-2 rockets, the kind used against London in World War : Michael Kernan.


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