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The Resource Robert Goddard and the rocket, Louise Spilsbury

Robert Goddard and the rocket, Louise Spilsbury

Label
Robert Goddard and the rocket
Title
Robert Goddard and the rocket
Statement of responsibility
Louise Spilsbury
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Robert Goddard changed the face of air and space travel forever when he launched his inventionthe first liquid-fueled rocket. This book introduces readers to Goddards early days, from the moment he set his eyes to the vast sky and the space beyond, to his first explosive experiments. Readers will learn about the technology behind Goddards first rockets and how they affected the design and use of later rockets. This is a high-interest approach to introducing important STEM topics, as well as history. Readers will love paging through the authentic photographs and exploring the information-rich text and timeline for a deeper understanding of this exciting biography
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spilsbury, Louise
Dewey number
621.43'56
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TL781.85.G6
LC item number
S65 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Inventions that changed the world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Goddard, Robert Hutchings
  • Rocketry
  • Inventors
  • Goddard, Robert Hutchings
  • Rocketry
  • Inventors
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Robert Goddard and the rocket, Louise Spilsbury
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) 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
Control code
1659961
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781508146414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Stock number
1399149
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1659961
  • (OCoLC)922912329
Label
Robert Goddard and the rocket, Louise Spilsbury
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) 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
Control code
1659961
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781508146414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Stock number
1399149
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1659961
  • (OCoLC)922912329

Library Locations

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