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Famous scientists and astronauts

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Published by T. S. Denison in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scientists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Inventors -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Astronauts -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Scientists.,
  • Inventors.,
  • Astronauts.

  • About the Edition

    Portraits of ten men whose work helped open the space age: Robert Fulton, Samuel F. B. Morse, the Wright brothers, John Glenn, Walter Schirra, Lee de Forest, Albert Einstein, Enrico Fermi, Alan Shephard, and Wernher Von Braun.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby L. Edmond Leipold
    SeriesHis Famous American heroes and leaders series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ141 .L52
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p.
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5549614M
    LC Control Number67028677


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