The new guys : the historic class of astronauts that broke barriers and changed the face of space travel
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New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2023].
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Book
Edition
First edition.
ISBN
9780063141971, 0063141973, 9780063141995, 006314199X
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xv, 511 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
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Adult (4th Floor) - Adult Nonfiction
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Published
New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2023].
Edition
First edition.
Language
English
ISBN
9780063141971, 0063141973, 9780063141995, 006314199X

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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"The never-before-told story of the barrier-breaking NASA class of 1978, which for the first time consisted of a diverse crew of women, people of color, LGBTQ+ people, and more, and their triumphs and tragedies working on the newly launched space shuttle program, with the exclusive cooperation of five astronauts"--,Provided by the publisher.
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Bagby introduces readers to the barrier-breaking NASA class of 1978, which for the first time consisted of a diverse crew of women, people of color, LGBTQ+ people, and more. She profiles their triumphs and tragedies working on the newly launched space shuttle program, depicting these young astronauts and the exuberant social and scientific progress of the space shuttle program against the efforts of NASA officials who struggled to meet America's military demands and commercial aspirations. -- adapted from jacket

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Bagby, M. E. (2023). The new guys: the historic class of astronauts that broke barriers and changed the face of space travel (First edition.). William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Bagby, Meredith E.. 2023. The New Guys: The Historic Class of Astronauts That Broke Barriers and Changed the Face of Space Travel. William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Bagby, Meredith E.. The New Guys: The Historic Class of Astronauts That Broke Barriers and Changed the Face of Space Travel William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2023.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Bagby, Meredith E.. The New Guys: The Historic Class of Astronauts That Broke Barriers and Changed the Face of Space Travel First edition., William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2023.

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