John Glenn

Author: Michael Burgan
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439113295
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These books reaffirm the importance of our American heritage. We hope you learn to love the heroes and heroines who helped shape this great country.

Sunita Williams A Star In Space

Author: Aravinda Anatharaman
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9351188728
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(Non-fiction) Neil Armstrong–Young Pilot (Aladdin, 1996); John GlennYoung
Astronaut (Aladdin, 2000). Both titles in the Childhood of Famous Americans
series. This is a great introduction to two pioneering astronauts in a very readable
and engrossing format. (Biography) Space Race by Tom Clohosy Cole (Nobrow
Press, 2012): An illustrated chronicle of the space era. It's a beautifully visual
book and if you can find it, you must add to your collection! (Illustrated) Astronaut
Academy ...

Making Nonfiction And Other Informational Texts Come Alive

Author: Kathy Pike
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780205366095
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... DESCRIPTION AND ORGANIZATIONAL FEATURES: This historical series
chronicles the childhood of many famous Americans; chapter books, black and
white illustrations, dialogue, table of contents, fictionalized details and
conversations added to make stories alive SAMPLE TITLES: John Glenn: Young
Astronaut; Louisa May Alcott: Young Novelist; Jim Hensen: Young Puppeter;
Rosa Parks: Young Rebel; Eleanor Roosevelt: Fighter for Social Justice. □
Cornerstones of Freedom ...

Life

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CONTINUED □ he accouterments of great fame have grown familiar to John
Glenn, and he is used to watching films of himself on television news broadcasts.
Yet one ... fact is that John Glenn, who shows the extraordinary professional
competence of America's Astronauts and who became a national hero only
CHIEF AIDE. Glenn ... Convention endorsement of Young would make it
extremely difficult for Glenn to get the funds and the professional team he needed
for the primary fight.

Echoes From The Smithsonian

Author: John McCollister
Publisher: Sports Publishing LLC
ISBN: 1582612455
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" The stories in Echoes from the Smithsonian: America's History Brought to Life reveal both the triumphs and foibles of this great land.They will help readers appreciate all the more the devotion and accomplishments of those dedicated men ...

Weekly World News

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By DIANE CHIN Patriot John Glenn dropped out of college to fight the Nazis and
launched a heroic military career that climaxed with his historic flight as America's
first orbiting astronaut. Today he's a U.S. Senator from Ohio, ... At war's end, John
became a career Marine pilot and he, Annie and their two children took up the
mobile military life. In the Korean War, John flew a jet fighter, ... The capsule
carried a chimpanzee, the famous Ham. John was among the three finalists for
the first ...

John Glenn

Author: Ann Angel
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 9780449903957
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Space Pioneer depicts the gutsy world of the astronaut/test pilot. Watch as Glenn becomes the first American to orbit the Earth.

John Glenn

Author: Rafael Tilton
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ISBN: 9781560066897
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Books M. Scott Carpenter et al., We Seven, by the Astronauts Themsleves. ... A
four-part biography coordinated with biographies of three other famous people:
George Wallace, Jane Fonda, and Phyllis Schlafly. Contains ... Philip N. Pierce
and Karl Schuon, John H. Glenn, Astronaut. New York: Franklin Watts, 1962. This
young adult biography has many exciting conversations with Glenn about
preparing for spaceflight and his time in the Friendship 7 module. Values
Americans Live By.