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The first book of the moon

Carroll V. Glines, Jr.

The first book of the moon

by Carroll V. Glines, Jr.

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

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    • About the Edition

      Explains the mapping and surveying of the moon in preparation for the lunar landing of the near future.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Carroll V. Glines.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQB582 .G55
      The Physical Object
      Pagination78 p.
      Number of Pages78
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5527204M
      LC Control Number67001122

      About The First Men in the Moon “Why do people read science fiction? In hopes of receiving such writing as this—a ravishingly accurate vision of things unseen; an utterly unexpected yet necessary beauty.” So says Ursula K. Le Guin in her Introduction to The First Men in the Moon, H. G. Wells’s tale of space travel. Heavily. Reading books with your kids is the best! Books About the Moon. The Moon Book by Gail Gibbons. Gail Gibbons is one of our favorite Non-Fiction Authors. She has wrote so many books that we have recommended over the years. This book will share many facts about the moon and is perfect for an astronomy unit study. Long Night Moon by Cynthia Rylant.

      After a few hundred pages it was so obvious what a failure of writing Gardens of the Moon is. Steven Erikson CANNOT tell a story. He fundamentally fails at the key things a good storyteller must do. The book starts with a foreword by the author in which he half apologises, half refuses to apologise for how badly written this book is.4/4(K). "The Book of the Moon is an original and absorbing miscellany of all things lunar, a book that celebrates the physics that created the moon and the technology that took us there, as well as the magic and mystery of our closest neighbour in space.

        For the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing, Alyssa Lukpat at the Boston Globe writes about the tiny book Buzz Aldrin took with him on the history-making voyage. The book, an autobiography of Robert Goddard, was brought along in honor of the father of modern rocketry, who also happened to teach Edwin Aldrin Sr.“The book was published after Goddard’s death, ‘but I think he. Over the Moon: A Collection of First Books; Goodnight Moon, the Runaway Bunny, and My World Published by HarperCollins Children's Books ISBN ISBN


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