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7 edition of Captain Cal and the Great Space Race found in the catalog.

Captain Cal and the Great Space Race

by Jan Dallimore

  • 65 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Picture Window Books in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Racing -- Fiction,
  • Space ships -- Fiction,
  • Interplanetary voyages -- Fiction,
  • Cheating -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jan Dallimore ; illustrated by Richard Morden.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesCaptain Cal
    ContributionsMorden, Richard, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.D165 Cao 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22853142M
    ISBN 109781404855083
    LC Control Number2008053799
    OCLC/WorldCa297222611

    Buy Space Race: The Epic Battle Between America and the Soviet Union for Dominion of Space Reprint by Cadbury, Deborah (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(12). The Space Race between the United States (US) and the Soviet Union (USSR) was a remarkable time in history with many far-reaching achievements in science, space exploration, and timeline shows the twenty-year competition between the two nations.

    Kennedy wanted to use the space race to help get a man on the moon. During this time, the Soviet had already successfully put a satellite and a man up in space. Kennedy was worried that people may abandon Capitalism if they see that the communist are more successful.   Freefall: Team Prism: The Great Space Race She doesn't believe in aliens. He can't believe he's stuck on a repurposed honeymoon starcruiser with an Earther survive the Great Space Race, they need to find the legendary Firestorm Queen's Prism in the perilous Paragon Galaxy--but along the /5(14).

    It would be the Soviets, however, who would win the race to put a man in space. In April , Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first man to enter Earth’s orbit, in a single-pilot spacecraft called Vostok I. The Americans were not far behind, however, and one month later, in May, Alan Shepard became the first American in space. Wow! What a great summer read! This book focuses primarily on the “space race” and all the political wrangling that it entitled. It’s not really a book that is deep on details about science or describing space travel. I really enjoyed this perspective from the author. I didn’t have any problems with the narrator, thought he did a good job.


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Captain Cal is a space adventurer who seeks justice, rights wrongs, fights evil, and keeps our galaxy safe. With the help of his crew and their trusty spaceship, the Silver Pig, the planet Earth -- and Cal's backyard -- are in good hands.

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