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  • Annotation:
    • In 1957, Laika, "the space dog," becomes the first living creature to orbit the Earth, sacrificed to the advancement of the Soviet space program.
  • Creators:
    • Author - Nick Abadzis
    • Colorist - Hilary Sycamore
    • Illustrator - Nick Abadzis
  • Publication Information:
    • First Second, New York, 2007
  • Color or Black & White: Color
  • Genre:
    • Historical Fiction
  • Bibliography Available:
    • Yes
  • Original Language
    • English
  • Historical Topic/Event
    • Space Race
  • Geographic Setting
    • USSR, Space
  • Date Range
    • 1957 - 1957
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