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Author Southgate, Vix.

Title Dogs in space: the amazing true story of Belka and Strelka / written by Vix Southgate ; illustrated by Iris Deppe.

Publication Info. London, UK : Hachette Children's Group, 2018.
Imprint London, UK : Hachette Children's Group, 2018.
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 Nichols Juvenile Nonfiction  J 629.43 SOU    AVAILABLE
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Description 32 pages ; 28 cm
Summary In 1960, two stray dogs were plucked from the streets of Moscow to be the guinea pigs of manned space flight. Dogs in Space tells the true story of these heroic strays - named Belka and Strelka. They are put through their paces before being launched into outer space as the first ever living creatures to successfully orbit the Earth.
Chronological Term 1960
Subject Dogs -- Soviet Union -- 1960 -- Juvenile literature.
Dogs as laboratory animals -- Juvenile literature.
Space flight -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Deppe, Iris, illustrator.
ISBN 9781526360571 (Hardcover).
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