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John Glenn

Author: Thomas Streissguth
Publisher: Minneapolis : Lerner Publications Co., ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the life of John Glenn, including his childhood, World War II activities, work as a test pilot and astronaut, career as a senator, and return to space in 1998.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: John Glenn; John Glenn; John Glenn
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Streissguth
ISBN: 0822549476 9780822549475
OCLC Number: 40693730
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 23 cm
Contents: Learning to fly --
Fighting in the air --
Pushing the envelope --
Getting with the program --
The flight of Friendship 7 --
A flight into politics --
1968 --
Battles in Ohio --
Rookie in the Senate --
The flight of Discovery.
Responsibility: Tom Streissguth.

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Describes the life of John Glenn, including his childhood, World War II activities, work as a test pilot and astronaut, career as a senator, and return to space in 1998.

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