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The dream is alive

Author: Barbara Embury; Tom D Crouch
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Harper & Row, 1990.
Series: IMAX/Smithsonian wide world series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the experiences of those who ride in the NASA space shuttle, including the sensation of weightlessness, the ways they eat and bathe, and the special exercises performed in space.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Embury; Tom D Crouch
ISBN: 0060218134 9780060218133 0060218142 9780060218140 1560980192 9781560980193
OCLC Number: 21562422
Notes: "A Somerville House book."
Description: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 26 x 34 cm.
Contents: Riding a column of fire. Sally Ride --
Launching the shuttle --
The tragedy of Challenger --
Blast off! --
Robert Crippen --
How do you become an astronaut? --
The wonders of weightlessness --
Putting it all together. The incredible tiles --
Bumbling bees and spiders in a spin --
From space to you --
Hello, LDEF --
The shuttle's extra hand --
Filming in space --
A day in space. How to go to the bathroom in space --
Marc Garneau --
Dangerous space debris --
Space food --
Dressing for space --
Stepping out --
Coming home. Kathryn Sullivan --
Great achievements in spaceflight --
How the orbiters got their names.
Series Title: IMAX/Smithsonian wide world series.
Responsibility: Barbara Embury, with Thomas D. Crouch.

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Describes the experiences of those who ride in the NASA space shuttle, including the sensation of weightlessness, the ways they eat and bathe, and the special exercises performed in space.

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