Laika: 1st Dog in Space

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Animals have been an influential part of science, technology, and travel throughout time. Laika: The 1st Dog in Space introduces readers to the historical climate of the 1920s through 1950s, background on Laika, a chronology of Laika's trip into space, and how that mission influenced history. Colorful graphic art, diagrams of rockets, history on the Space Race, fast facts, and a glossary will bring the historic mission to a younger audience. A great supplement to your history graphic novel collection.

Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 3
BISACS JNF003060, JNF025080, JNF011000
Genre Graphic Novels, Nonfiction
Subject Animals, History
Copyright 2012
Division Magic Wagon
Imprint Graphic Planet
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2011-09-01
ISBN 9781616416416, 9781616417703
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 636.7
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 5.3
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 147187
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
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