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The Resource The astronaut who painted the moon : the true story of Alan Bean, written by Dean Robbins ; illustrated by Sean Rubin

The astronaut who painted the moon : the true story of Alan Bean, written by Dean Robbins ; illustrated by Sean Rubin

Label
The astronaut who painted the moon : the true story of Alan Bean
Title
The astronaut who painted the moon
Title remainder
the true story of Alan Bean
Statement of responsibility
written by Dean Robbins ; illustrated by Sean Rubin
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Journey to the Moon on the Apollo 12 mission with astronaut and artist Alan Bean! As a boy, Alan wanted to fly planes. As a young navy pilot, Alan wished he could paint the view from the cockpit. So he took an art class to learn patterns and forms. But no class could prepare him for the beauty of the lunar surface some 240,000 miles from Earth. In 1969, Alan became the fourth man and first artist on the moon. He took dozens of pictures, but none compared to what he saw through his artistic eyes. When he returned to Earth, he began to paint what he saw. Alan's paintings allowed humanity to experience what it truly felt like to walk on the moon."--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robbins, Dean
Dewey number
  • 629.45/0092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 4-6
  • Grades K to grade 3
  • AD590L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1986-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rubin, Sean
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bean, Alan
  • Apollo 12 (Spacecraft)
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Astronauts
  • Space flight to the moon
  • Astronauts as artists
  • Astronautics in art
  • Moon
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Technology / Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The astronaut who painted the moon : the true story of Alan Bean, written by Dean Robbins ; illustrated by Sean Rubin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [38])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1048015229
Dimensions
24 x 31 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781338259537
Lccn
2018036211
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 1314856
  • (Sirsi) o1048015229
  • (OCoLC)1048015229
Label
The astronaut who painted the moon : the true story of Alan Bean, written by Dean Robbins ; illustrated by Sean Rubin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [38])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1048015229
Dimensions
24 x 31 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781338259537
Lccn
2018036211
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 1314856
  • (Sirsi) o1048015229
  • (OCoLC)1048015229

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