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by June Behrens

eBook Sally Ride, Astronaut: An American First (Picture-story Biographies) download ISBN: 0516036068
Author: June Behrens
Publisher: Childrens Pr (February 1, 1984)
Language: English
ePub: 1902 kb
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A brief biography that highlights some important events in the life of the first American woman in space. See and discover other items: nonfiction biographies picture books, sally ride, astronaut biographies.

Astronaut Sally was the first American woman to blast off into space, serving on two shuttle missions. On June 18, Ride became the first American woman in space, aboard the space shuttle Challenger. Learn more at Biography. As a mission specialist, she helped deploy satellites and worked other projects. She returned to Earth on June 24. The next year, Ride again served as a mission specialist on a space shuttle flight in October. She was scheduled to take a third trip, but it was canceled after the tragic Challenger accident on January 28, 1986.

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Sally Ride, the first US woman astronaut. Sally Ride traveled twice on board the Space Shuttle Challenger. Sally Ride - First woman in space! I was her for a history project once. She was so accomplished and successful but those who knew her remember her kind spirit above anything else. Discrimination is not an American success story, nor is there anything "great" about it. Sally Ride - astronaut, pioneer, teacher, writer and devoted le. Sally Ride: The celebrity-shy, first US woman in space.

Sally Ride became the first American woman to go into space when she flew on the space shuttle Challenger on June 18, 1983. She made two shuttle flights, and later became a champion for science education and a role model for generations. Ride died of cancer in 2012

Sally Ride became the first American woman to go into space when she flew on the space shuttle Challenger on June 18, 1983. Ride died of cancer in 2012. Encouraged to explore. Born in Encino, Calif. on May 26, 1951, Sally Kristen Ride was the older of two daughters of Dale B. Ride and Carol Joyce (Anderson) Ride. Her father was a professor of political science and her mother was a counselor.

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A Picture Book of Amelia Earhart by David Adler and Jeff Fisher . Holiday House, 1998). Sally Ride, Astronaut: An American First by June Behrens (Children’s Press, 1984). Babe Didrikson Zaharias: All-Around Athlete by Jane Sutcliffe; illus. by Jeni Reeves (Carolrhoda, 2000). Additional Literature Resources. Sandra Day O’Connor: First Woman on the Supreme Court by Carol Greene (Children’s Press, 1982). Sonia Sotomayor: A Judge Grows in the Bronx, La juez que crecio en el Bronx by Jonah Winter; illus. by Edel Rodriguez (Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2009).

Sally Ride, American astronaut, the first American woman to travel into outer space. Only two other women preceded her: Valentina Tereshkova (1963) and Svetlana Savitskaya (1982), both from the former Soviet Union. This article was most recently revised and updated by Amy Tikkanen, Corrections Manager. Learn More in these related Britannica articles: astronaut: History and highlights. astronaut, Sally Ride, was launched aboard the space shuttle Challenger in June 1983.

A biography of the California astrophysicist who became, with the second mission of the Challenger spacecraft in June 1983, the first American woman and the youngest American astronaut to orbit the earth.