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Space challenger : the story of Guion Bluford : an authorized biography

Author: James Haskins; Kathleen Benson
Publisher: Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of Guy Bluford, the first black American in space, part of the crew of the space shuttle "Challenger" on its August 1983 flight.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Guion Stewart Bluford; Guion Stewart Bluford; Guion Stewart Bluford
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Haskins; Kathleen Benson
ISBN: 0876142595 9780876142592
OCLC Number: 10483479
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: First Black American in space --
An interest in things that fly --
Not "college material" --
Pilot and Ph. D. --
Guy Bluford, astronaut --
The chosen one --
Aboard Challenger --
A place in history.
Responsibility: by Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson.

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A biography of Guy Bluford, the first black American in space, part of the crew of the space shuttle "Challenger" on its August 1983 flight.

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