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Author Shetterly, Margot Lee, author.
Title Hidden figures : the true story of four black women and the space race / by Margot Lee Shetterly with Winifred Conkling ; illustrated by Laura Freeman.
Pub Info New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]
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Edition First edition.
Descript 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
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Audience 980L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader LG 5.8 0.5 0.5 193339
Summary Explores the previously uncelebrated but pivotal contributions of NASA's African American women mathematicians to America's space program, describing how Jim Crow laws segregated them despite their groundbreaking successes. Includes biographies on Dorothy Jackson Vaughan (1910-2008), Mary Winston Jackson (1921-2005), Katherine Colman Goble Johnson (1918-), Dr. Christine Mann Darden (1942-).
Subject United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- Officials and employees -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- Biography.
Women mathematicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American mathematicians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Space race -- Juvenile literature.
Women mathematicians.
African American women.
African American mathematicians.
Space race.
African Americans -- Biography.
Women -- Biography.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Mathematics.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / African American.
Add Author Conkling, Winifred, author.
Freeman, Laura (Illustrator), illustrator.
Adaptation of (expression): Shetterly, Margot Lee. Hidden figures.
ISBN 9780062742469 (hardcover)
0062742469 (hardcover)
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