Hidden figures : the true story of four black women and the space race
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Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9780062742469, 0062742469
Reading Level
LG
Level 5.8, 1 Points
Lexile measure
980

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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. Includes biographies on Dorothy Jackson Vaughan (1910-2008), Mary Winston Jackson (1921-2005), Katherine Colman Goble Johnson (1918-), Dr. Christine Mann Darden (1942-).
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Coretta Scott King (illustrator) Honor book, 2019.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Shetterly, M. L., Conkling, W., Freeman, L. (., & Shetterly, M. L. (2018). Hidden figures: the true story of four black women and the space race. First edition. New York, NY: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.

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Margot Lee, Shetterly et al.. 2018. Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race. New York, NY: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Margot Lee, Shetterly et al., Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race. New York, NY: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2018.

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Shetterly, Margot Lee,, Winifred Conkling, Laura (Illustrator) Freeman, and Margot Lee Shetterly. Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race. First edition. New York, NY: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2018. Print.

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