Lynn Sherr discusses her new book Sally Ride: America’s First Woman in Space.
Lynn Sherr Discusses Sally Ride: America’s First Woman in Space
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July 4 2014 2:00 PM

Sally Ride: America’s First Woman in Space

Lynn Sherr discusses her new biography of Sally Ride at Politics & Prose.

Listen to Lynn Sherr discuss her new book, Sally Ride: America's First Woman in Space, and take questions from the audience. Recorded June 25, 2014.

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