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Gus Grissom: A Space Biography

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-- Fills the need for high-interest biographies on astronauts, inspiring manned spaceflights, and planets.
-- Answers the call for books in the space curriculum.
Hardcover, 48 pages
Published December 3rd 2005 by Enslow Publishers (first published January 1998)
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Charles
Nov 17, 2015 Charles rated it it was amazing
A biography of an American hero that was part of the initial exploration of space

As the movie “The Right Stuff” demonstrated, the American space program was the ultimate in creating something from nothing. When John Kennedy made his famous statement of going to the moon before the end of the decade, no one knew if humans could even survive in space long enough to travel to the moon and back. The technology and skill set needed to make the journey possible simply did not exist, nearly every bit
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Gus is my hero. this book is forty pages with cool photos.
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Carmen Bredeson is the author of The Spindletop Gusher: The Story of the Texas Oil Boom. She has also written more than 50 non-fiction books for children on topics such as space, exploration, holidays, history and geology. She travels the world getting ideas for her books with her husband, a petroleum engineer. She lives in Katy, Texas.
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