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John H. Glenn, astronaut

Philip N. Pierce

John H. Glenn, astronaut

by Philip N. Pierce

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

    Subjects:
  • Glenn, John, 1921- -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Project Mercury (U.S.)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Philip N. Pierce and Karl Schuon.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    ContributionsSchuon, Karl.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL789.85.G6 P5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208 p. :
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5854950M
    LC Control Number62016284
    OCLC/WorldCa1301832

    Astronaut John H. Glenn Jr., winding up busy days in New York on March 3, , rides in a car with his family from the Waldorf Towers en route to Newark airport in Newark, N.J. Glenn and his.   John Glenn, the astronaut, fighter pilot and politician, who died in a became in the first American to orbit the Earth; almost four decades later, at the age of 77, he became the Author: Telegraph Obituaries.

    STS crewmember, astronaut and U.S. Senator John Glenn. Glenn was the first American to orbit the earth and returned to space in aboard a Space Shuttle flight. (Image credit: NASA/Robert. John Glenn, born J , was the oldest living former U.S. senator until his death on December 8. Before his year career in the Senate (), however, he earned his place in American history flying at breakneck speeds in rocket-powered dog fights and orbiting Earth as part of NASA’s original Mercury 7 group of astronauts.

      An Evening with the Apollo 8 Astronauts (Annual John H. Glenn Lecture Series) the crew delivered to a world audience a moving TV broadcast in which they read from the Book of Genesis. John Glenn, American ‘icon,’ astronaut, former U.S. senator, dies at 95 December 9, Catholic News Service Nation/World No comments COLUMBUS, Ohio (CNS) — Astronaut legend and decorated World War II pilot John H. Glenn, who served for 24 years in the U.S. Senate and inspired young people to pursue careers in sciences and engineering.


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