Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race / Margot Lee Shetterly.
Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race
- 2 copies at Grand Rapids Public Library
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Main||Large Print 510.9252 L515h (Text)||31307022663373||Large Print||Available||-|
|West Leonard||Large Print 510.9252 L515h (Text)||31307022663340||Large Print||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780062466440
- ISBN: 0062466445
- Physical Description: xxiv, 543 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
- Edition: First Harper Luxe edition.
- Publisher: New York, NY : Harper Luxe 
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Includes bibliographical references (pages -543)
The never-before-told true story of NASAs African-American female mathematicians who played a crucial role in Americas space programand whose contributions have been unheralded, until now. Before John Glenn orbited the Earth or Neil Armstrong walked on the moon, a group of professionals worked as Human Computers, calculating the flight paths that would enable these historic achievements.
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