The Challenger (When Disaster Struck)

The Challenger (When Disaster Struck)

By: Liz Gogerly (author)Paperback

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Description

Learn how the United States led the space race. Read about the incredible technology that has allowed a shuttle to be sent into space to orbit Earth 16 times in a day. Then see how it can all go horribly wrong in a split second, claiming the lives of dedicated astronauts and costing billions of dollars. Timelines, a glossary, ideas for research, and suggestions for future reading are included in this fascinating read about a daring mission and real life disaster.

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About Author

Liz Gogerly has written over eighty information books for children and young adults, including many books on fashion and art. Her titles include 21st Century Lives: Fashion Designers, and 21st Century Lives: Supermodels, biographies of Pablo Picasso, a 'dressing up' book and books on Graffiti Culture and Cool Brands.

Product Details

  • publication date: 06/07/2007
  • ISBN13: 9781406202977
  • Format: Paperback, Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 56
  • ID: 9781406202977
  • ISBN10: 1406202975

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