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Author Cherrix, Amy E., author
Title In the shadow of the moon : America, Russia, and the hidden history of the space race / Amy Cherrix
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 Margate - Juv Non-Fiction  629.45 CHE    AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 322 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-318) and index
Summary The award-winning author of Eye of the Storm chronicles the lesser-known rivalry between former Nazi-turned-U.S. Cold War scientist Wernher von Braun and Russian rocket designer Sergei Korolev, explaining how their controversial scientific achievements shaped human history
Subject Von Braun, Wernher, 1912-1977 -- Juvenile literature
Korolev, Serge Pavlovich, 1907-1966 -- Juvenile literature
Scientists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Space race -- History -- Juvenile literature
Astronautics -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature
Astronautics -- Soviet Union -- History -- Juvenile literature
Competition -- Juvenile literature
Genre/Form Biographies.
Subject Von Braun, Wernher, 1912-1977
Korolev, Serge Pavlovich, 1907-1966
Scientists
Space race -- History
Astronautics -- History
Astronautics -- Soviet Union -- History
Competition
ISBN 9780062888754 : HRD 17.99
0062888757 : HRD 17.99


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