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John Glenn

Astronaut and U.S. Senator (Ferguson Career Biographies)

by Robert Green

  • 268 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Ferguson Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical figures,
  • Space travel & exploration,
  • Political Science (Young Adult),
  • Vocational Guidance (Young Adult),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Biography & Autobiography - Political,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Science & Technology,
  • Technology - Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • Careers,
  • 1921-,
  • Astronauts,
  • Biography,
  • Glenn, John,,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Legislators,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11304850M
    ISBN 100894343416
    ISBN 109780894343414
    OCLC/WorldCa44413754

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Naval Reserve in He then joined the U.S. Marine Corps in and flew 59 missions. John Herschel Glenn Jr. (July 18, – December 8, ) was a United States Marine Corps aviator, engineer, astronaut, businessman, and caistab-gabon.com was the first American to orbit the Earth, circling it three times in Following his retirement from NASA, he served from to as a Democratic United States senator from Ohio, and in flew into space again at age Missions: Mercury-Atlas 6.

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I recommend this book to anyone who enjoys the space program or just a good biography/5(13). He was the first American astronaut to orbit the Earth. Nearly four decades later, as the world's oldest astronaut, his courage riveted a nation. But these two historic events only bracket a life that covers the sweep of an extraordinary century.

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John Glenn has spent most of his life in public service, as a distinguished U.S. senator and a veteran of twenty-three years in the Marine Corps, during which time he was awarded numerous medals for his achievements, as well as the NASA Distinguished Service Medal and.

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