NASA space vehicles: capsules, shuttles, and space stations

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Alan Shepard, a man in a can, began America's journey of human space travel when he flew into space, -alone in his capsule. After the solo Mercury missions, two-person Gemini and three-person Apollo vehicles paved America's way to the Moon. Now, astronauts orbit Earth for weeks at a time in a reusable space shuttle. From temporary Earth-orbiting capsules to reusable space shuttles and permanent orbiting space stations, author Michael D. Cole captures the excitement of NASA's space vehicles.
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Grouped Work ID 1693f476-e2f9-6c2d-7092-0512f2d1ac7b
Grouping Title nasa space vehicles capsules shuttles and space stations
Grouping Author cole michael d
Grouping Category book
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author Cole, Michael D.
author_display Cole, Michael D
display_description Describes American space vehicles and their uses, including various space probes, the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo capsules, Skylab, the space shuttles, and the International Space Station.
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isbn 9780766013087
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literary_form Other
literary_form_full Other
primary_isbn 9780766013087
publishDate 2000
record_details ils:a164428|Book|Books||English|Enslow Publishers,|c 2000.|48 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
series Countdown to space
series_with_volume Countdown to space|
subject_facet Outer space -- Exploration -- Juvenile literature, Space vehicles -- Juvenile literature, Space vehicles -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature
title_display NASA space vehicles : capsules, shuttles, and space stations
title_full NASA space vehicles : capsules, shuttles, and space stations / Michael D. Cole
title_short NASA space vehicles :
title_sub capsules, shuttles, and space stations
topic_facet Exploration, History, Space vehicles