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Author Donald, Alison, author.
Title The spacesuit : how a seamstress helped put man on the moon / written by Alison Donald ; illustrated by Ariel Landy.
Pub Info Horsham, West Sussex : Maverick Arts Publishing, 2019.
book jacket
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J BIOGRAPHY 920 Foraker     AVAILABLE
 Mashpee-Children's Coll.  J PICTURE DON     AVAILABLE
1 copy being processed for Falmouth-Children's Room.
Edition American edition.
Descript 36 unnumbered pages : chiefly illustrations (color) ; 27 cm
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Summary THE SPACESUIT is inspired by real people and events. It follows the story of an ordinary but talented young woman who became part of one of the most amazing events in human history."--Jacket flap.
"The inspiration behind this book...This story was inspired by Eleanor "Ellie" Foraker. Eleanor was born in Kenton, Delaware and worked at ILC Dover for 43 years. A talented seamstress and manager, Ellie was truly dedicated to the making of spacesuits. She also helped make gas masks, underground inflatable oil tanks, and landing bags for Mars missions."
Subject Foraker, Eleanor, 1930-2011 -- Juvenile literature.
Apollo 11 (Spacecraft) -- Juvenile literature.
Project Apollo (U.S.) -- Juvenile literature.
Armstrong, Neil, 1930-2012 -- Juvenile literature.
Aldrin, Buzz -- Juvenile literature.
International Latex Corporation -- Juvenile literature.
Space suits -- Juvenile literature.
Women tailors -- Juvenile literature.
Space flight to the moon -- Juvenile literature.
Genre Children's stories -- Pictorial works.
Picture books.
Add Author Landy, Ariel, illustrator.
Alt Title Space suit
ISBN 9781848864153
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