Thorndike Press

Sally Ride: America's First Woman in Space

  • Lynn Sherr
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  • ISBN-10: 1410471098
  • ISBN-13: 9781410471093
  • DDC: B
  • Shipping Weight: 1.60 lbs ( .73 kgs)
  • 692 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released July 2014
  • Simultaneous Publications

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The definitive biography of Sally Ride‚ America’s first woman in space‚ by the ABC reporter who covered NASA during its transformation from a test-pilot boys’ club to a more inclusive elite. This is a rich portrait of a fascinating woman whose life intersected with revolutionary social and scientific changes in America. Warm and admiring but unsparing‚ it makes this extraordinarily talented and bold woman‚ an inspiration to millions‚ come alive.