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The science of spacecraft : the cosmic truth about rockets, satellites, and probes / written by Alex Woolf ; [artists, Ed Meyer, Bryan Beach].

Woolf, Alex, 1964- (author.). Salariya, David, (series creator.). Meyer, Ed (Illustrator), (illustrator.). Beach, Bryan, (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Homer Public Library J 629.47 WOO 000151241 Children's Library -- Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780531131978
  • ISBN: 0531131971
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Franklin Watts®, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Published in Great Britain in 2019 by Book House, an imprint of The Salariya Book Company Ltd."
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
How did space travel begin? -- How does a rocket work? -- What is an artificial satellite? -- Space probes -- Space stations -- What is a spaceplane? -- What are landers and rovers? -- How does a spacesuit work? -- How do you build a spacecraft? -- What is a space telescope? -- How do we survive in space? -- The future of space travel.
Summary, etc.:
"Introduces the reader the science of spacecraft"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Space vehicles > Juvenile literature.
Space flight > Juvenile literature.
Astronautics > Juvenile literature.
Astronautics.
Exploration of outer space.
Space flight.
Space vehicles.
Space vehicles > Juvenile literature.
Space flight > Juvenile literature.
Astronautics > Juvenile literature.
Outer space > Exploration > Juvenile literature.
Outer space.
Outer space > Exploration > Juvenile literature.
Outer space.
Genre: Juvenile works.
Instructional and educational works.