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The Resource Aerospace engineer Aprille Ericsson, Laura Hamilton Waxman

Aerospace engineer Aprille Ericsson, Laura Hamilton Waxman

Label
Aerospace engineer Aprille Ericsson
Title
Aerospace engineer Aprille Ericsson
Statement of responsibility
Laura Hamilton Waxman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An uplifting portrait of a leading NASA engineer describes her childhood ambition to pursue a life in science, her achievement as her university's first woman to receive a Ph.D. in her field and her pivotal role in building history-making spacecraft. --Publsiher's description
Member of
Summary
Describes the early life and education of the engineer as well as her work at NASA, where she has helped build spacecraft that can map the moon and monitor climate change, and designed missions to bring soil and rocks back from Mars
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2016
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10396083
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 629.4092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
920
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
STEM trailblazer bios
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Aerospace engineer Aprille Ericsson, Laura Hamilton Waxman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Dreaming big -- Working hard -- Chasing the dream -- Working at NASA -- Sharing the dream
Control code
879538821
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
31 pages
Isbn
9781467761185
Lccn
2014013767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1384776
System control number
(OCoLC)879538821
Label
Aerospace engineer Aprille Ericsson, Laura Hamilton Waxman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Dreaming big -- Working hard -- Chasing the dream -- Working at NASA -- Sharing the dream
Control code
879538821
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
31 pages
Isbn
9781467761185
Lccn
2014013767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1384776
System control number
(OCoLC)879538821

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