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Cooper, Leroy Gordon. Leap of Faith: An Astronauts Journey Into the Unknown. New York City: Harper Torch, 2000.

Moore, Bill. Oklahomans and Space: Chronicles of the Amazing Contributions of Oklahomans in the Aerospace Industry. Oklahoma City: Oklahoma Historical Society, 2011.

Online Resources
Everett, Dianna, "Cobb, Geraldyn M.," The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture. http:// www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=CO010 (accessed December 19, 2012).

Everett, Dianna. "Roosa, Stuart Allen" The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture. http://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=RO024 (accessed September 22, 2012).

"Fred Wallace Haise, Jr. NASA Astronaut (Former),"http://www.jsc.nasa.gov/Bios/htmlbios/haise-fw.html (accessed September 25, 2012).

"John Bennett Herrington (Commander, USN, Ret.) NASA Astronaut, "http://www.jsc.nasa.gov/Bios/htmlbios/herringt.html (accessed September 25, 2012).

"Leroy Gordon Cooper, Jr. (Colonel, USAF, Ret.) NASA Astronaut, "http://www.jsc.nasa.gov/Bios/htmlbios/cooper-lg.html (accessed September 25, 2012).

Moore, Bill. "Cooper, Leroy Gordon, Jr." The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture. http://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=CO052 (accessed September 22, 2012).

Moore, Bill. "Garriott, Owen K." The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture. http://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=GA014 (accessed September 22, 2012).

Moore, Bill. "Lucid, Shannon Matilda Wells" The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture. http://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=LU003 (accessed September 22, 2012).

Moore, Bill. "Pogue, William Reid" The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture. http://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=PO003 (accessed September 22, 2012).

Moore, Bill. "Stafford, Thomas Patten" The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture. http://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=ST011 (accessed September 22, 2012).

"NASA for Students," http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/k-4/index.html (accessed September 20, 2012.

National Air and Space Museum Website. http://airandspace.si.edu/ (accessed September 25, 2012).

"Owen K. Garriott (PH.D.) NASA Astronaut,"http://www.jsc.nasa.gov/Bios/htmlbios/garriott-ok.html (accessed September 25, 2012).

"Thomas P. Stafford, Lieutenant General, USAF (Ret.) NASA Astronaut,"http://www.jsc.nasa.gov/Bios/ htmlbios/stafford-tp.html (accessed September 25, 2012).

"Shannon W. Lucid (PH.D.) NASA Astronaut,"http://www.jsc.nasa.gov/Bios/htmlbios/lucid.html (accessed September 25, 2012).

"Stuart Allen Roosa (Colonel, USAF, Ret.) NASA Astronaut,"http://www.jsc.nasa.gov/Bios/htmlbios/roosasa.html (accessed September 25, 2012).

"William Reid Pogue, Colonel, USAF (Ret.) NASA Astronaut,"http://www.jsc.nasa.gov/Bios/htmlbios/poguer.html (accessed September 25, 2012).

Children's Books
Aldrin, Buzz. Look to the Stars. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2009.

Bredeson, Carmen. Shannon Lucid: Space Ambassador. Brookfield, CT: The Millbrook Press, 1998.

Burleigh, Robert. One Giant Leap. New York: The Penguin Group, 2009.

Carson, Mary Kay. Exploring the Solar System: A History with 22 Activities. Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 2008.

Chaikin, Andrew and Alan Bean. Mission Control, This is Apollo: The Story of the First Voyages to the Moon. New York: Penguin Group, 2009.

Deutsch, Stacia and Rhody Cohon. John Herrington, Overcoming Adversity: Sharing the American Dream. Broomall, PA: Mason Crest Publishers, 2009.

Driscoll, Michael. A Children's Introduction to the Night Sky: The Story of the Stars, Planets, and Constellations – and How You Can Find Them in the Sky. New York: Black Dog and Leventhal Publishers, 2004.

Pogue, William R. How Do You Go To the Bathroom in Space? All the Answers to All the Question You Have About Living in Space. New York: A Tor Book, 1999.

Simon, Seymour. Our Solar System. New York: Morrow Junior Books, 1992.

Siy, Alexandra. Cars on Mars: Roving the Red Planet. Watertown, MA: Charlesbridge Publishing, 2009.

Stone, Jerry. One Small Step: Celebrating the First Men On the Moon. New York: Roaring Brook Press, 2009.

Thimmesh, Catherine. Team Moon: How 400,000 People Landed Apollo 11 on the Moon. New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2006.

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