WorldCat Identities

Cole, Michael D.

Overview
Works: 23 works in 34 publications in 2 languages and 9,512 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TL789.8.U6, 629.454
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael D Cole
Apollo 13 : space emergency by Michael D Cole( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On April 13, 1970, the Apollo 13 spaceflight became a terrifying journey, but through teamwork a tragedy was avoided
Apollo 11 : first moon landing by Michael D Cole( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the historic spaceflight of Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, and Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin, when Armstrong became the first human being to walk on the moon
Challenger : America's space tragedy by Michael D Cole( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the worst disaster in the twenty-five-year history of United States space exploration
Columbia : first flight of the space shuttle by Michael D Cole( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the first exciting flight of the space shuttle Columbia in August of 1981
John Glenn, astronaut and senator by Michael D Cole( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life of Ohio senator John Glenn, from his childhood in small-town Ohio, through his days as an astronaut, to his present political career
Walt Disney : creator of Mickey Mouse by Michael D Cole( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates the life of the master of animation and founder of Disneyland including both personal and professional endeavors
Friendship 7 : first American in orbit by Michael D Cole( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... Flames and smoke shot from the rocket engines as astronaut John Glenn blasted off aboard 'Friendship 7' on February 20, 1962. Glenn's historic mission brought him fame as the first American in orbit, but not without some unexpected danger. Problems arose which forced Glenn to fly the spacecraft manually, utilizing all his courage and skill to bring 'Friendship 7' home safely. Based on NASA reports and interviews with John Glenn himself, [the] author ... captures the excitement and danger of the flight of 'Friendship 7. This sucessful mission made Glenn an American hero, and paved the way for future space exploration."
Vostok 1 : first human in space by Michael D Cole( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the first manned space flight, by cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin
Astronauts : training for space by Michael D Cole( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the qualities needed to be part of the space program and various aspects of the training that astronaut candidates receive to prepare them for their first flight
NASA space vehicles : capsules, shuttles, and space stations by Michael D Cole( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes American space vehicles and their uses, including various space probes, the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo capsules, Skylab, the space shuttles, and the International Space Station
Space emergency : astronauts in danger by Michael D Cole( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes emergencies that occurred during several space missions, including Apollo 13, Friendship 7, Gemini 8, and Mir
Galileo spacecraft : mission to Jupiter by Michael D Cole( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the travel of the Galileo spacecraft from its launch to its orbit around Jupiter, explaining the goals and accomplishments of the mission
Bill Clinton : United States president by Michael D Cole( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers Bill Clinton's personal and political life, beginning with his childhood in Arkansas, and concluding with his term as President
International space station : a space mission by Michael D Cole( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the need for the proposed international space station, its design, and purpose, based partly on experiences with space station Mir
John F. Kennedy : president of the New Frontier by Michael D Cole( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the personal and public life of the man who came from a family of wealth and privilege, entered politics, and was elected president at age forty-three
The Columbia space shuttle disaster : from first liftoff to tragic final flight by Michael D Cole( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details the first flight of the space shuttle Columbia, as well as its tragic final flight
You yi qi hao : di yi wei huan rao di qiu fei xing de mei guo ren by Michael D Cole( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in Chinese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ge lun bi ya hao by er Ke( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in Chinese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bo luo 13 hao ( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in Chinese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dong fang 1 hao ( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in Chinese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (21)
Chinese (9)
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