Robert Goddard and the Rocket

Inventions That Changed the World

Robert Goddard changed the face of air and space travel forever when he launched his invention--the first liquid-fueled rocket. This book introduces readers to Goddard's early days, from the moment he set his eyes to the vast sky and the space beyond, to his first explosive experiments. Readers will learn about the technology behind Goddard's first rockets and how they affected the design and use of later rockets. This is a high-interest approach to introducing important STEM topics, as well as history. Readers will love paging through the authentic photographs and exploring the information-rich text and timeline for a deeper understanding of this exciting biography.

Library Bound Book List: $26.25 / S&L: $19.70
eBook List: $26.25 / S&L: $19.70

Reading Level: 4-5

Interest Level: 4-6

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-5081-4641-4
Author : Louise Spilsbury
Copyright : 2016
Language : English
Category : Science, Technology
Pages : 32
Trim : 8 1/2" x 11"
GRL : T
Dewey : 621.43’56—d23
Subject : Science, Technology
Binding : Library
Black and White Photographs • Detailed Table of Contents • Full-color photographs • For Further Information Section • Glossary • Index • Timelines • Web Sites