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A Place Beyond the Sky

Author: Infobase,; PBS (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : PBS, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [2019] 2019. ©2019
Series: Chasing the Moon.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Place Beyond the Sky begins in 1957 and tracks the early years of the space race as the United States struggles to catch up with the Soviet Union.
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Genre/Form: History
Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; PBS (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1120112018
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by PBS, 2019.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on June 18, 2019.
Target Audience: 9 - 12, Academic/AP
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (1 hr., 54 min., 2 sec)) : sound.
Contents: A Place Beyond the Sky: Introduction (3:05); Apollo 11 (5:17); International Relations (3:38); Space Race (7:24); Wernher von Braun (4:36); Advancing U.S. Technology (7:16); Soviet Space Program (5:13); Project Mercury (3:59); Manned Space Flight (6:59); U.S. Response to Soviet Space Flight (5:47); Race to the Moon (5:00); Cocoa Beach (6:01); NASA Media Coverage (6:04); Time "Life" Magazine (2:30); First African American Astronaut Candidate (6:32); Impacts of Space Travel (2:12); Astronaut Group Two (4:35); Kennedy's Space Program Briefing (5:01); Kennedy's Rice Stadium Speech (5:22); Astronaut Family Life (3:30); Lunar Mission Mode (8:06); Kennedy's Assassination (3:32); Credits: A Place Beyond the Sky (2:01);
Series Title: Chasing the Moon.
Responsibility: PBS.

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A Place Beyond the Sky begins in 1957 and tracks the early years of the space race as the United States struggles to catch up with the Soviet Union.

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