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McNair, Ronald E. 1950-1986

Works: 24 works in 29 publications in 1 language and 3,581 library holdings
Classifications: LC2781, 378.008
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Choosing to succeed ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black stars in orbit ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents the contributions that black astronauts, astrophysicists and engineers have made to NASA and the American space exploration program. Also relates the difficulties and obstacles encountered by the first black astronauts, including racism and discrimination within the space program. A group of five black astronauts, including Ronald E. McNair, who was killed in the space shuttle Challenger explosion, talk about their backgrounds, their achievements and their aspirations. Startrek star Nichelle Nichols tells how she helped recruit black and other minority group candidates for the space program
Siena Heights University McNair Scholar's Program journal ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
McNair Scholar's Program : summer research journal ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.05 (from 0.00 for Challenger ... to 1.00 for The Southe ...)
Alternative Names
McNair, Ron, -1986
English (28)