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A journal for Christa : Christa McAuliffe, teacher in space

Author: Grace George Corrigan
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The biography of Christa McAuliffe--the eldest child of a close Catholic Massachusetts family and a dedicated Girl Scout who came of age in the turbulent sixties and early seventies and became a schoolteacher and a mother. She was little known beyond her personal circle until selected by NASA to be the first civilian sent on a space mission as the "Teacher in Space."
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Corrigan, Grace George, 1924-
Journal for Christa.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1993
(OCoLC)624398015
Named Person: Christa McAuliffe; Christa McAuliffe; Christa McAuliffe
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Grace George Corrigan
ISBN: 0803214596 9780803214590 9780803264113 0803264119
OCLC Number: 27640550
Description: xiv, 191 pages, [22] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Grace George Corrigan.
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"A Journal for Christa recounts Christa's life as only a mother would know it, filled with details of family life, photographs, and excerpts of Christa's many letters home. . . . Christa McAuliffe's Read more...

 
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