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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.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl Juvenile Non-Fiction  J 920 She    ---  Available
Edition First edition.
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
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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.
Subject United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- Officials and employees -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women mathematicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American mathematicians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Space race -- Juvenile literature.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- Biography.
Women mathematicians.
African American women.
African American mathematicians.
Space race.
African Americans -- Biography.
Women -- Biography.
Added Author Conkling, Winifred, author.
Freeman, Laura, illustrator.
Adaptation of (expression): Shetterly, Margot Lee. Hidden figures
ISBN 9780062742469 (lib. bdg.)
0062742469 (lib. bdg.)

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