Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race
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New York, NY : William Morrow, [2016].
Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
xviii, 346 pages ; 24 cm
Status
Round Rock Public Library - Adult (2nd floor)
NF 925 A LEE 2016
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Book
Language
English
ISBN
006236359X, 9780062363596
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 9.7, 18 Points

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-328) and index.
Description
"Starting in World War II and moving through to the Cold War, the civil rights movement, and the space race, [this book] follows the interwoven accounts of Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, Katherine Johnson, and Christine Darden, four African American women who participated in some of NASA's greatest successes. It chronicles their careers over nearly three decades they faced challenges, forged alliances, and used their intellect to change their own lives, and their country's future"--Dust jacket flap.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Lee Shetterly, M. (2016). Hidden figures: the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race (First edition.). William Morrow.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Lee Shetterly, Margot. 2016. Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race. New York, NY: William Morrow.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Lee Shetterly, Margot. Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race New York, NY: William Morrow, 2016.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Lee Shetterly, Margot. Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race First edition., William Morrow, 2016.

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