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Published by Childrens Press in [Chicago] .
Written in English


  • Space and time -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Space flight -- Juvenile literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementPictures by Robert Borja.
GenreJuvenile literature.
LC ClassificationsPZ10.P6 Tqp
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18702001M
LC Control Number59000791

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