Who Was Neil Armstrong?

Roberta Edwards Stephen Marchesi

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On 20 July 1969, Neil Armstrong became the first man to walk on the moon, in front of a TV audience of 450 million people. His step was "a giant leap for mankind", but what of the other steps in his fascinating life? From building his own model planes as a little boy to becoming a test pilot and then an astronaut, Armstrong's is a story of soaring success. This concise and enjoyable biography puts together the pieces of his life and work for young readers.

Puffin's 'Who Was . . . ?' book series presents clear and accessible biographies of some of history's most renowned individuals.

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middlegrade, picturebook, learning, nonfiction, storybook, history, people

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