Finding where the wind goes moments from my life by Mae Jemison

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Published by Scholastic in New York .

Written in English

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  • Jemison, Mae, -- 1956- -- Juvenile literature,
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  • Astronauts -- Juvenile literature,
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StatementDr. Mae Jemison.
GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 196 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15508064M
ISBN 100439131952, 0439131960
LC Control Number00041008

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