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The Resource Moon mission : the epic 400-year journey to Apollo 11, text by Sigmund Brouwer, illustrations by Barb Kelly

Moon mission : the epic 400-year journey to Apollo 11, text by Sigmund Brouwer, illustrations by Barb Kelly

Label
Moon mission : the epic 400-year journey to Apollo 11
Title
Moon mission
Title remainder
the epic 400-year journey to Apollo 11
Statement of responsibility
text by Sigmund Brouwer, illustrations by Barb Kelly
Title variation
  • Epic 400 year journey to Apollo 11
  • Epic four hundred year journey to Apollo 11
  • Epic four hundred year journey to Apollo Eleven
  • Epic 400 year journey to Apollo Eleven
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative told from the astronauts' points of view describes the story behind Apollo 11's moon landing, linking the innovations and discoveries from the past four centuries that made the mission possible
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brouwer, Sigmund
Dewey number
629.45/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
TL789.8.U6
LC item number
A52393 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Apollo 11 (Spacecraft)
  • Space flight to the moon
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Moon mission : the epic 400-year journey to Apollo 11, text by Sigmund Brouwer, illustrations by Barb Kelly
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 122-124) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Countdown -- Ignition -- Escape from Hitler -- Moon team -- Saturn V launch vehicle -- Liftoff -- Human bullet -- A moose, a golden nose and a burst bladder -- Gravity-the force is with you (and against you) -- Escaping Earth -- Max-Q survival -- Eppur Si Muove -- Columbia's primitive on-board computer -- Earth orbit -- Danger in zero gravity -- Turning lead into gold -- The bravest man of any Apollo mission -- An infinite ocean of space -- Translunar injection -- A dunce who wasn't a dunce -- Asteroids, meteoroids, meteors and meteorites -- Sailors of the Solar system -- Absolute zero -- The rocket scientist who believed in science fiction -- The formation of the moon -- Near disaster at lunar impact -- Code 12-0-2! -- Try, try again -- Preparing for life after the funeral -- First footstep -- A crucial four minutes -- A hostage Soviet spacecraft -- The moon is not a giant ball -- Moonwalk -- The kangeroo hop -- First space survivors -- Lunar laser ranging retroreflector array -- Stranded forever? -- Saved by a pen -- Apollo 13's great escape -- The presidential speech the world did not hear -- The big burn -- Hit, miss, hit -- Did it really happen? -- Thank you, NASA
Control code
sky295655812
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9781525300363
Lccn
bl2019011734
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
je 05/19
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
Label
Moon mission : the epic 400-year journey to Apollo 11, text by Sigmund Brouwer, illustrations by Barb Kelly
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 122-124) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Countdown -- Ignition -- Escape from Hitler -- Moon team -- Saturn V launch vehicle -- Liftoff -- Human bullet -- A moose, a golden nose and a burst bladder -- Gravity-the force is with you (and against you) -- Escaping Earth -- Max-Q survival -- Eppur Si Muove -- Columbia's primitive on-board computer -- Earth orbit -- Danger in zero gravity -- Turning lead into gold -- The bravest man of any Apollo mission -- An infinite ocean of space -- Translunar injection -- A dunce who wasn't a dunce -- Asteroids, meteoroids, meteors and meteorites -- Sailors of the Solar system -- Absolute zero -- The rocket scientist who believed in science fiction -- The formation of the moon -- Near disaster at lunar impact -- Code 12-0-2! -- Try, try again -- Preparing for life after the funeral -- First footstep -- A crucial four minutes -- A hostage Soviet spacecraft -- The moon is not a giant ball -- Moonwalk -- The kangeroo hop -- First space survivors -- Lunar laser ranging retroreflector array -- Stranded forever? -- Saved by a pen -- Apollo 13's great escape -- The presidential speech the world did not hear -- The big burn -- Hit, miss, hit -- Did it really happen? -- Thank you, NASA
Control code
sky295655812
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9781525300363
Lccn
bl2019011734
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
je 05/19
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs

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