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The Resource Almost astronauts : 13 women who dared to dream, Tanya Lee Stone

Almost astronauts : 13 women who dared to dream, Tanya Lee Stone

Label
Almost astronauts : 13 women who dared to dream
Title
Almost astronauts
Title remainder
13 women who dared to dream
Statement of responsibility
Tanya Lee Stone
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stone, Tanya Lee
Dewey number
629.450092/273
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TL789.85.A1
LC item number
S79 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Project Mercury (U.S.)
  • Women astronauts
  • Women astronauts
  • Sex discrimination against women
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Almost astronauts : 13 women who dared to dream, Tanya Lee Stone
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"T minus thirty-eight years" -- "I jumped at the offer" -- "Not a meaningful test!" -- "Mommy's going to the moon!" -- "It was too good to be true" -- "Regret to advise" -- "Let's stop this now!" -- "Jerrie Cobb isn't running this program. I am!" -- "The men go off and fight the wars and fly the airplanes" -- "NASA never had any intention of putting those women in space" -- "We want to see a woman driving the bus, not sitting in the back" -- "I am living proof that dreams do come true."
Control code
1169477
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
133 pages
Isbn
9780763645021
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008017487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1169477
  • (OCoLC)225846987
Label
Almost astronauts : 13 women who dared to dream, Tanya Lee Stone
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"T minus thirty-eight years" -- "I jumped at the offer" -- "Not a meaningful test!" -- "Mommy's going to the moon!" -- "It was too good to be true" -- "Regret to advise" -- "Let's stop this now!" -- "Jerrie Cobb isn't running this program. I am!" -- "The men go off and fight the wars and fly the airplanes" -- "NASA never had any intention of putting those women in space" -- "We want to see a woman driving the bus, not sitting in the back" -- "I am living proof that dreams do come true."
Control code
1169477
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
133 pages
Isbn
9780763645021
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008017487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1169477
  • (OCoLC)225846987

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