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Author Ackmann, Martha.

Title The Mercury 13 : the untold story of thirteen American women and the dream of space flight / Martha Ackmann.

Publication Info. New York : Random House, [2003]
2003

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Flagg-Rochelle PL Adult Non Fiction - FRPY-12  629.45 ACK    DUE 08-22-19
 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  629.4500820973 ACK    AVAILABLE
 Joliet Twp HS SD 204 - West Campus Adult Non-Fiction - JWHB-1  629.45 WOMEN    AVAILABLE
 LaSalle PL YA Non-Fiction - LSBB-3  YA 629.45 ACK    DUE 09-07-19
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  629.45 ACK    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  629.45 ACK    AVAILABLE
 Princeton PL Adult Non-Fiction - PRGG-8  629.45 ACK    AVAILABLE
 Sycamore PL Adult 2nd Floor - SYLY-12  629.45 ACK    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description ix, 239 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [219]-227) and index.
Contents Foreword / Lynn Sherr -- Author's note -- 1. Space fever -- 2. Taking a leap -- 3. Girl astronaut program -- 4. The view from Albuquerque -- 5. The list -- 6. The bird of paradise -- 7. Project Venus -- 8. Waiting for Pensacola -- 9. Changing course -- 10. Congressional hearings : sound and proper -- 11. Afterburn -- Epilogue : left seat -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR UG 10.2 16.0 69064.
Subject Project Mercury (U.S.) -- History.
Women astronauts -- United States -- History.
Women astronauts -- History.
Added Title Mercury thirteen
ISBN 0375507442

 
    
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