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Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race, by Margot Lee Shetterly

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Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race
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Hidden figures
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the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race
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by Margot Lee Shetterly
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Language
eng
Summary
An account of the previously unheralded but pivotal contributions of NASA's African-American women mathematicians to America's space program describes how they were segregated from their white counterparts by Jim Crow laws in spite of their groundbreaking successes
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
510.92/520973
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race, by Margot Lee Shetterly
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Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race, by Margot Lee Shetterly
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24 cm
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First edition.
Extent
xviii, 346 pages
Isbn
9780062363596
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(hardcover)
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2016021050
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