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The Resource Living through the space race, William S. McConnell, book editor

Living through the space race, William S. McConnell, book editor

Label
Living through the space race
Title
Living through the space race
Statement of responsibility
William S. McConnell, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
629.45/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL788.5
LC item number
.L58 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McConnell, William S
Series statement
Living through the Cold War
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Space race
  • Astronautics
  • Astronautics
  • World records
Target audience
adult
Label
Living through the space race, William S. McConnell, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 128-130) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
  • 30
  • 3
  • President's Challenge: Put a Man on the Moon by the End of the Decade
  • John F. Kennedy
  • 36
  • 4
  • Soviet Union Must Not Lag Behind the United States in Space
  • Yuri Gagarin et al.
  • 42
  • Chapter 1
  • Chapter 2
  • Milestones in Space
  • 1
  • Soviet Union Launches the First Artificial Satellite
  • Marvin Miles
  • 50
  • 2
  • First Manned Space Flight
  • Voice of Russia
  • 55
  • Superpowers Launch the Space Race
  • 3
  • American Astronaut John Glenn Orbits the Earth
  • Time
  • 60
  • 4
  • Record-Setting Final Mercury Mission
  • L. Gordon Cooper
  • 68
  • 5
  • First Woman in Space
  • 1
  • Daisaku Ikeda
  • 78
  • 6
  • First Walk in Space
  • Time
  • 82
  • 7
  • Men on the Moon
  • John Noble Wilford
  • 90
  • Congress Must Create the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
  • Chapter 3
  • Social and Cultural Impact of the Space Race
  • 1
  • Sputnik: Science Fiction Collides with Cold War Realities
  • Stephen King
  • 104
  • 2
  • Propaganda in the Soviet Space Program
  • Leonid Vladimirov
  • 113
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • 3
  • Space as a Theme in Popular Music
  • Allison Rae Wessels, Patrick Collins
  • 118
  • 24
  • 2
  • Conquest of Space Must Be a Peaceful Effort
Control code
ocm62342188
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
135 pages
Isbn
9780737721348
Lccn
2005044795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
629.454 L761 ; P ; XX-N ; SA ; C-NI ; C0606GALE ; S0801BT2 ; Done 3/08.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62342188
  • (Sirsi) o62342188
Label
Living through the space race, William S. McConnell, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 128-130) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
  • 30
  • 3
  • President's Challenge: Put a Man on the Moon by the End of the Decade
  • John F. Kennedy
  • 36
  • 4
  • Soviet Union Must Not Lag Behind the United States in Space
  • Yuri Gagarin et al.
  • 42
  • Chapter 1
  • Chapter 2
  • Milestones in Space
  • 1
  • Soviet Union Launches the First Artificial Satellite
  • Marvin Miles
  • 50
  • 2
  • First Manned Space Flight
  • Voice of Russia
  • 55
  • Superpowers Launch the Space Race
  • 3
  • American Astronaut John Glenn Orbits the Earth
  • Time
  • 60
  • 4
  • Record-Setting Final Mercury Mission
  • L. Gordon Cooper
  • 68
  • 5
  • First Woman in Space
  • 1
  • Daisaku Ikeda
  • 78
  • 6
  • First Walk in Space
  • Time
  • 82
  • 7
  • Men on the Moon
  • John Noble Wilford
  • 90
  • Congress Must Create the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
  • Chapter 3
  • Social and Cultural Impact of the Space Race
  • 1
  • Sputnik: Science Fiction Collides with Cold War Realities
  • Stephen King
  • 104
  • 2
  • Propaganda in the Soviet Space Program
  • Leonid Vladimirov
  • 113
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • 3
  • Space as a Theme in Popular Music
  • Allison Rae Wessels, Patrick Collins
  • 118
  • 24
  • 2
  • Conquest of Space Must Be a Peaceful Effort
Control code
ocm62342188
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
135 pages
Isbn
9780737721348
Lccn
2005044795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
629.454 L761 ; P ; XX-N ; SA ; C-NI ; C0606GALE ; S0801BT2 ; Done 3/08.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62342188
  • (Sirsi) o62342188

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