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The Resource Rocketry : investigate the science and technology of rockets and ballistics, Carla Mooney ; illustrated by Caitlin Denham

Rocketry : investigate the science and technology of rockets and ballistics, Carla Mooney ; illustrated by Caitlin Denham

Label
Rocketry : investigate the science and technology of rockets and ballistics
Title
Rocketry
Title remainder
investigate the science and technology of rockets and ballistics
Statement of responsibility
Carla Mooney ; illustrated by Caitlin Denham
Title variation
  • Rockets and ballistics
  • Rockets & ballistics
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of rocket development from early Chinese fire arrows to modern-day space shuttles, discussing the science behind rocket flight while outlining projects that use the forces of thrust, gravity, lift, and drag
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL782.5
LC item number
.M59 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Build it yourself series
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Rocketry : investigate the science and technology of rockets and ballistics, Carla Mooney ; illustrated by Caitlin Denham
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "With 25 projects" -- Cover
  • "Focus on science"--page 4 of cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 116-117) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Blast Off! -- The development of rocketry -- Basic rocket science: Newton's laws of motion -- Rocket design and construction -- Taking off: Launch! -- Rockets in flight -- Coming back to earth: rocket recovery systems -- Rockets at work
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vii, 120 pages
Isbn
9781619302327
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
bl2014033188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Rocketry : investigate the science and technology of rockets and ballistics, Carla Mooney ; illustrated by Caitlin Denham
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "With 25 projects" -- Cover
  • "Focus on science"--page 4 of cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 116-117) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Blast Off! -- The development of rocketry -- Basic rocket science: Newton's laws of motion -- Rocket design and construction -- Taking off: Launch! -- Rockets in flight -- Coming back to earth: rocket recovery systems -- Rockets at work
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vii, 120 pages
Isbn
9781619302327
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
bl2014033188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations

Library Locations

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      22 Main St., Cooperstown, NY, 13326, US
      42.7001 -74.922166
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