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Rocket girl: the story of Mary Sherman Morgan, America's first female rocket scientist
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Amherst, New York : Prometheus Books, 2013.
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325, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm.
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Combining personal history with dramatic historical events, this extraordinary true story of America's first female rocket scientist shows how her talent for chemistry proved essential for America's early space program.

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9781616147396, 1616147393

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Combining personal history with dramatic historical events, this extraordinary true story of America's first female rocket scientist shows how her talent for chemistry proved essential for America's early space program.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Morgan, G. D. (2013). Rocket girl: the story of Mary Sherman Morgan, America's first female rocket scientist. Amherst, New York, Prometheus Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Morgan, George D. 2013. Rocket Girl: The Story of Mary Sherman Morgan, America's First Female Rocket Scientist. Amherst, New York, Prometheus Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Morgan, George D, Rocket Girl: The Story of Mary Sherman Morgan, America's First Female Rocket Scientist. Amherst, New York, Prometheus Books, 2013.

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Morgan, George D. Rocket Girl: The Story of Mary Sherman Morgan, America's First Female Rocket Scientist. Amherst, New York, Prometheus Books, 2013.

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