TITLE

Out of This World

AUTHOR(S)
Greenberg, Glenn
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 3;9/17/2007, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on former teacher Barbara Morgan and her first trip to the International Space Station.
ACCESSION #
27330242

 

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