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The boy who dreamed of rockets : how Robert Goddard became the father of the space age

Author: Robert Quackenbush
Publisher: New York : Parents' Magazine Press, ©1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the American physicist responsible for many of the underlying principles of modern rocketry. Includes instructions for a model multistage rocket and an explanation of rocket flight.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Robert Hutchings Goddard; Robert Hutchings Goddard; Robert Hutchings Goddard
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Quackenbush
ISBN: 0819309958 9780819309952 0819309966 9780819309969
OCLC Number: 4497236
Description: 36 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: Robert Quackenbush.

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A biography of the American physicist responsible for many of the underlying principles of modern rocketry. Includes instructions for a model multistage rocket and an explanation of rocket flight.

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