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Guion Bluford: A Space Biography

By Laura S. Jeffrey

Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated, February 1998
ISBN: 0894909770
MY HERO recommends this book to children readers.
Guion Bluford was the first African American to travel into space. This book details the life of Bluford, his astronaut training and historic spaceflight. From the time he was a young boy growing up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Guion Bluford had a love of flying. As a mission specialist, he made four different spaceflights on the space shuttle.
User Reviews:
andrea medrano | 2/20/2011 7:34 AM
this was a fantastic book.!
| 2/15/2011 8:44 AM
guy bluford is one of the interesting space men ever
james pelote | 2/11/2011 5:49 AM
I love the story.I am studying him. thanks for the info.
Alyssa Greasby | 10/20/2010 5:17 AM
My teacher  wants  me  to  look  up  Guion S. Bluford  J.R.  what  shall  i do.

You may want to start by reading the MY HERO essay about astronaut Guion S. Bluford:

At the end of the essay you will find links to other sites that might be helpful to you in finding more info about him.

-- The MY HERO Library Staff

raymond | 5/19/2010 1:16 AM
i love your book it sound like beatfiul story of the old days when you went on space good job
jojo | 4/28/2010 11:03 PM
he was a great man
malik james | 3/30/2010 11:56 PM
can i get some info about your childhood because im doing a project on you

The essay on MY HERO will help you get started on your report:

At the end of the essay you will find Related Links to sites with more information.  Good luck your project!

-- The MY HERO Library Staff

jr | 2/2/2010 11:49 PM
Desean Smith | 4/20/2008 11:35 PM
dude you are the best person ever im a 13 year old kid and you are my idol
| 2/28/2008 2:03 AM
when were you born?
where were you born?
what did you accomplish?
how was it helpful?
do you have any picture?

Guion S. Bluford, Jr. was born on November 22, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  For more information about Astronaut Bluford, be sure to check out his story on MY HERO.

-- The MY HERO Library Staff


anthony scott | 2/20/2008 3:14 AM
i love this book but i got it from the library so i couldent keep it.

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