The Resource Hidden figures : the untold true story of four African-American women who helped launch our nation into space, Margot Lee Shetterly

Hidden figures : the untold true story of four African-American women who helped launch our nation into space, Margot Lee Shetterly

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Hidden figures : the untold true story of four African-American women who helped launch our nation into space
Title
Hidden figures
Title remainder
the untold true story of four African-American women who helped launch our nation into space
Statement of responsibility
Margot Lee Shetterly
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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 from their white counterparts despite their groundbreaking successes
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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Lee Shetterly, Margot
Dewey number
  • 510.92/520973
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA27.5
LC item number
.L44 2016d
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lee Shetterly, Margot
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Women mathematicians
  • African American women
  • African American mathematicians
  • Space race
  • Women mathematicians
  • African American women
  • African American mathematicians
  • Space race
  • African Americans
  • Women
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Hidden figures : the untold true story of four African-American women who helped launch our nation into space, Margot Lee Shetterly
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Young readers' edition, First edition.
Extent
231 pages
Isbn
9780062662378
Lccn
bl2016052306
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • bl2016052306
  • 716591
Label
Hidden figures : the untold true story of four African-American women who helped launch our nation into space, Margot Lee Shetterly
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Young readers' edition, First edition.
Extent
231 pages
Isbn
9780062662378
Lccn
bl2016052306
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • bl2016052306
  • 716591

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