Sipiera, Paul P., (Jr.)

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SIPIERA, Paul P., (Jr.)

SIPIERA, Paul P., (Jr.). American, b. 1948. Genres: Air/Space topics, Astronomy, Children's non-fiction, Earth sciences, Biography. Career: Harper College, Palatine, IL, professor of geology and astronomy, 1976-. President of Planetary Studies Foundation; director, Harrison H. Schmitt Meteorite Research Group; writer. Publications: FOR CHILDREN: I Can Be an Astronomer, 1986; I Can Be a Geologist, 1986; I Can Be an Oceanographer, 1987; Gerald Ford: Thirty-eighth President of the United States, 1989; I Can Be a Geographer, 1990; Roald Amundsen and Robert Scott, 1990; Globes, 1991; I Can Be a Physicist, 1991; I Can Be a Biologist, 1991; I Can Be a Chemist, 1992; Meteorites, 1994; Constellations, 1997; The Solar System, 1997; Comets and Meteor Showers, 1997; Stars, 1997; Galaxies, 1997; Black Holes, 1997; Project Mercury, 1997; Project Gemini, 1997; Project Apollo, 1997; Hubble Space Telescope, 1997; Space Stations, 1997; Seasons, 1998; Floods, 1998; Thunderstorms, 1998; Wildfires, 1998; Earthquakes, 1998; Volcanoes, 1998; Ernest Shackleton: A Life of Antarctic Exploration, 2002. Author of professional works in geology. Address: Harper College, 1200 W Algonquin Rd, Palatine, IL 60067, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]