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The Resource Hidden women : the African-American mathematicians of NASA who helped America win the space race, by Rebecca Rissman

Hidden women : the African-American mathematicians of NASA who helped America win the space race, by Rebecca Rissman

Label
Hidden women : the African-American mathematicians of NASA who helped America win the space race
Title
Hidden women
Title remainder
the African-American mathematicians of NASA who helped America win the space race
Statement of responsibility
by Rebecca Rissman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes stories about Katherine Johnson, Miriam Mann, Mary Jackson, Dorothy Vaughn, Annie Easley, and Christine Darden
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rissman, Rebecca
Dewey number
510.92/520973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age 8-12
  • 820 L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QA27.5
LC item number
.R57 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Encounter. Narrative nonfiction stories
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Women mathematicians
  • African American women
  • African American mathematicians
  • Space race
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Hidden women : the African-American mathematicians of NASA who helped America win the space race, by Rebecca Rissman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Get the girl -- The space race -- Running numbers -- A woman in the wind tunnel -- Testing rockets -- Annie Easley and the centaur -- A year of tragedy and new hope -- The moon landing, a dream come true -- "Houston, we've had a problem" -- After the race -- Epilogue -- Timeline
Control code
sky289782531
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781515799634
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2017038592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
ak 05/18
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Hidden women : the African-American mathematicians of NASA who helped America win the space race, by Rebecca Rissman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Get the girl -- The space race -- Running numbers -- A woman in the wind tunnel -- Testing rockets -- Annie Easley and the centaur -- A year of tragedy and new hope -- The moon landing, a dream come true -- "Houston, we've had a problem" -- After the race -- Epilogue -- Timeline
Control code
sky289782531
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781515799634
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2017038592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
ak 05/18
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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