Legendary Journeys: Space by Mike Goldsmith
  

Synopsis

Legendary Journeys: Space by Mike Goldsmith

Legendary Journeys: Space recounts the human quest to venture ever deeper into Space, from the race to put the first person on the Moon to manned stations in space and missions to Pluto and the outer planets. Ten two-stage sliders with die-cuts and flaps make dramatic features that pull out to reveal amazing details of the world's iconic spacecraft and their inner workings. The pioneers who made space history are there too, including Yuri Gagarin, the first human being to orbit the Earth, Neil Armstrong, the first person to set foot on the Moon, and the crews who sometimes leave their space stations to 'take a walk in space'.

About the Author

Dr Mike Goldsmith studied the philosophy of time and space at Keele University, where he also obtained his PhD in astrophysics. He was formerly the head of Acoustics at the UK's National Physical Laboratory and is now an author of non-fiction books for children.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Mike Goldsmith
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Publisher

Kingfisher Books Ltd an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

2nd August 2012

ISBN

9780753434239


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