Who Was Neil Armstrong

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Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780141369495
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On 20 July 1969, Neil Armstrong became the first man to walk on the moon, in front of a TV audience of 450 million people. His step was "a giant leap for mankind", but what of the other steps in his fascinating life? From building his own model planes as a little boy to becoming a test pilot and then an astronaut, Armstrong's is a story of soaring success. This concise and enjoyable biography puts together the pieces of his life and work for young readers. Puffin's 'Who Was . . . ?' book series presents clear and accessible biographies of some of history's most renowned individuals.

Who Is Neil Armstrong

Author: Roberta Edwards
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ISBN: 1439584710
Size: 10.71 MB
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On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong stepped on the moon and, to an audience of over 450 million people, proclaimed his step a Âgiant leap for mankind. This Eagle Scout built his own model planes as a little boy and then grew up to be a test pilot for experimental aircraft before becoming an astronaut. Over 100 black-and-white illustrations bring ArmstrongÂ's story to life.

Neil Armstrong

Author: Barbara Kramer
Publisher: Enslow Pub Incorporated
ISBN: 0894908286
Size: 17.41 MB
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Explores the life and accomplishments of astronaut Neil Armstrong, from his childhood in Ohio through his years with NASA, including his famous moon landing and other space flights.

First Man

Author: James R. Hansen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781476727813
Size: 14.79 MB
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An authorized portrait of the first astronaut to set foot on the moon sheds light on other aspects of his career, from the honors he received as a naval aviator to the price he and his family paid for his professional dedication.

Neil Armstrong

Author: Tara Dixon-Engel
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 1402760612
Size: 14.27 MB
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An introduction to the life of astronaut Neil Armstrong, who was the first man to walk on the moon.

Neil Armstrong

Author: Carmen Bredeson
Publisher: Enslow Pub Incorporated
ISBN: 0894909738
Size: 11.67 MB
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A biography of the first man on the moon, covering his youth, his career as an astronaut, and his life after NASA.

Christopher Columbus And Neil Armstrong

Author: Nick Hunter
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781484609200
Size: 17.72 MB
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Compares the lives of explorer Christopher Columbus and American astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man on the Moon, describeing their earlier lives, the journeys for which they are famous, later developments, and their last years.