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Sally Ride [LARGE TYPE] : America's first woman in space / Lynn Sherr.

Sherr, Lynn (author.).

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  • 5 of 5 copies available at NC Cardinal.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fletcher Branch RIDE (Text) 33258007420297 Adult Large Print Biography Available -
Henderson Main Branch RIDE (Text) 33258007420289 Adult Large Print Biography Available -
Madison Main Library LP 629.450092 SHE (Text) 30229101071446 Adult Large Print Nonfiction Available -
Perry Memorial Library LP B Ride (Text) 33727002101367 Adult Large Print Nonfiction Available -
Rockingham Outreach LP B Ride (Text) 31554009781872 Adult Large Print Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1410471098
  • ISBN: 9781410471093
  • Physical Description: 667 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
    LARGE TYPE
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2014.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: 1 California Girl 33 -- 2 40-Love, Sally 82 -- 3 Wait! 135 -- 4 Thirty-five New Guys 194 -- 5 First 246 -- 6 Reentry 316 -- 7 Explosions 361 -- 8 New Territory 399 -- 9 Down to Earth 425 -- 10 Sally Ride Science 479 -- 11 Duty Calls 509 -- 12 Secret 527 -- 13 A Very Private Thing 550 -- 14 Impact 583.
Summary, etc.: The definitive biography of Sally Ride, America's first woman in space, by the ABC reporter who covered NASA during its transformation from a test-pilot boys' club to a more inclusive elite. This is a rich portrait of a fascinating woman whose life intersected with revolutionary social and scientific changes in America. Warm and admiring but unsparing, it makes this extraordinarily talented and bold woman, an inspiration to millions, come alive.
Subject: Ride, Sally
Women astronauts United States Biography
Astronauts United States Biography
Genre: Biographies.
Large type books.
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