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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

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  • 3 copies at Grand Rapids Public Library

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062662385 : HRD
  • ISBN: 0062662384 : HRD
  • Physical Description: 231 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Young readers' edition, First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-216) and index.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Women mathematicians > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American women > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American mathematicians > Biography > Juvenile literature.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Space race > Juvenile literature.
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