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Bredeson, Carmen

Overview
Works: 115 works in 273 publications in 3 languages and 32,893 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TL793, 629.450092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Carmen Bredeson
Texas by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An exploration of the geography, history, economy, people, government, and landmarks of Texas"--Provided by publisher
The moon by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple introduction to the physical features, orbit, and efforts to explore the Earth's moon
After the last dog died : the true-life, hair-raising adventure of Douglas Mawson and his 1912 Antarctic Expedition by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and career of the Australian explorer, Sir Doulgas Mawson, focusing on his 1911-1914 scientific expedition to Antarctica. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Living on a space shuttle by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a simple description of how astronauts aboard a space shuttle perform everyday activities such as eating, drinking, and sleeping
Astronauts by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the work of astronauts, including special jobs they might have on the space shuttle and experiments they might perform in space
Liftoff! by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple overview of some of the preparations leading up to the launch of a space shuttle
St. Patrick's Day by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and French and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the history of St. Patrick's Day and explains how it is observed today
Neil Armstrong : a space biography by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the first man on the moon, covering his youth, his career as an astronaut, and his life after NASA
Looking at maps and globes by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This introductory book describes maps and globes, including the map legend, map scale, directions, equator, and North and South Poles
The solar system by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the planets of our solar system and other features such as asteroids, meteoroids, comets, and moons
Gus Grissom : a space biography by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of one of America's first seven astronauts, focusing on the training and career of Gus Grissom, who died in a fire aboard Apollo I in 1967
Emperor penguins up close by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the physical characteristics, life cycle, and habitat of the Emperor Penguin in Antarctica
Fun facts about turtles! by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text present interesting facts about turtles
Fun facts about snakes! by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text present interesting facts about snakes
Fun facts about salamanders! by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text present interesting facts about salamanders
Labor Day by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book explores the history, meaning, and customs of Labor Day
The battle of the Alamo : the fight for Texas territory by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the 1836 battle, including events which led up to it, the people involved, and the aftermath
Shannon Lucid : space ambassador by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of the astronaut from her childhood in Oklahoma through her various space shuttle missions to her six months aboard the Mir space station
Our space program by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the United States space program from the development of the first rockets after World War II to the formation of NASA, the lunar landing, unmanned space probes, and space stations of the future
John Glenn : space pioneer by Carmen Bredeson( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of former Senator John Glenn, who orbited the earth in 1962 and became the oldest man to go into space in 1998
 
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After the last dog died : the true-life, hair-raising adventure of Douglas Mawson and his 1912 Antarctic Expedition
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