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Rocket Boys: A Memoir (The Coalwood Series #1) by Homer Hickam - 1st Edition - 1998 - from J. Mercurio Books, Maps, & Prints (SKU: 001811)

Rocket Boys: A Memoir (The Coalwood Series #1)

Rocket Boys: A Memoir (The Coalwood Series #1) by Homer Hickam - 1st Edition - 1998 - from J. Mercurio Books, Maps, & Prints (SKU: 001811)
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Rocket Boys: A Memoir (The Coalwood Series #1)

by Homer Hickam

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Condition
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ISBN 10
038533320X
ISBN 13
9780385333207
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Delacorte Press. DJ in archival cover. October 1968 with a full number line starting with 1. . Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1998.

Synopsis

Rocket Boys (also known as October Sky) is the first memoir in a series of three, by Homer Hickam, Jr. It is a story of growing up in a mining town, and a boy's pursuit of amateur rocketry in a pure company mining town. It won the W.D. Weatherford Award in 1998, the year of its release. Today, it is one of the most often picked community/library reads in the United States. It is also studied in many school systems around the world.

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book dealer
J. Mercurio Books, Maps, & Prints US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
001811
Title
Rocket Boys: A Memoir (The Coalwood Series #1)
Author
Homer Hickam
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
038533320X
ISBN 13
9780385333207
Publisher
Delacorte Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1998
Pages
384

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About J. Mercurio Books, Maps, & Prints

We are a 50 year old, third generation antiquarian bookshop nestled in the bucolic Hudson Highlands of New York's historic Hudson Valley, less than a mile from a transverse of the Appalachian Trail. While we have strong first edition literature and poetry collections, we specialize in New York, history, and Americana. We are a proud member of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA).

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