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Rocket boys : a memoir

Author: Homer H Hickam
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The life and times of aerospace engineer Home Hickman and his friends in Big Creek, West Virginia.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hickam, Homer H., 1943-
Rocket boys.
New York : Delacorte Press, ©1998
(OCoLC)623028665
Named Person: Homer H Hickam; Homer H Hickam; Homer H Hickam
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Homer H Hickam
ISBN: 038533320X 9780385333207 9780385333214 0385333218
OCLC Number: 38959691
Awards: American Library Association-YA award book.
New York Times Best Illustrated book.
Booklist Editor's Choice/Adult Books for Young Adults.
Description: xii, 368 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Coalwood --
Sputnik --
Mom --
The football fathers --
Quentin --
Mr. Bykovski --
Cape Coalwood --
Construction of the Cape --
Jake Mosby --
Miss Riley --
Rocket candy --
The machinists --
The rocket book --
The pillar explosion --
The state troopers --
A natural arrogance --
Valentine --
The bump --
Picking up and going on --
O'dell's treasure --
Zincoshine --
We do the math --
Science fairs --
A suit for Indianapolis --
The national science fair --
All systems go.
Responsibility: Homer H. Hickam, Jr.
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The life and times of aerospace engineer Home Hickman and his friends in Big Creek, West Virginia.

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