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The Resource Sally Ride : life on a mission, by Sue Macy

Sally Ride : life on a mission, by Sue Macy

Label
Sally Ride : life on a mission
Title
Sally Ride
Title remainder
life on a mission
Statement of responsibility
by Sue Macy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Most people know Sally Ride as the first American female astronaut to travel in space. But in her lifetime she was also a nationally ranked tennis player, a physicist who enjoyed reading Shakespeare, a university professor, the founder of a company that helped inspire girls and young women to pursue careers in science and math, and a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom"--
Member of
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2015
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10352300
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Macy, Sue
Dewey number
  • 629.450092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A real-life story
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ride, Sally
  • Women astronauts
  • Astronauts
  • Physicists
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
life on a mission
Label
Sally Ride : life on a mission, by Sue Macy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-134) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Blazing a path -- Growing up -- Choosing science -- The right stuff -- Settling in -- Stepping up -- Liftoff -- Return trip -- Disaster -- Imaginary lines -- Leading the way -- Legacy
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First Aladdin hardcover edition.
Extent
152 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781442488540
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014016685
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870564299
  • ocn870564299
  • OCoLC
Label
Sally Ride : life on a mission, by Sue Macy
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-134) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Blazing a path -- Growing up -- Choosing science -- The right stuff -- Settling in -- Stepping up -- Liftoff -- Return trip -- Disaster -- Imaginary lines -- Leading the way -- Legacy
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First Aladdin hardcover edition.
Extent
152 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781442488540
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014016685
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870564299
  • ocn870564299
  • OCoLC

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