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The Resource Hidden figures : the true story of four black women and the space race, by Margot Lee Shetterly with Winifred Conkling ; illustrated by Laura Freeman

Hidden figures : the true story of four black women and the space race, by Margot Lee Shetterly with Winifred Conkling ; illustrated by Laura Freeman

Label
Hidden figures : the true story of four black women and the space race
Title
Hidden figures
Title remainder
the true story of four black women and the space race
Statement of responsibility
by Margot Lee Shetterly with Winifred Conkling ; illustrated by Laura Freeman
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shetterly, Margot Lee,
Dewey number
  • 510.92/520973
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
980L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
QA27.5
LC item number
.S54 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
5.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Conkling, Winifred,
  • Freeman, Laura
  • Shetterly, Margot Lee
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Women mathematicians
  • African American women
  • African American mathematicians
  • Space race
  • United States
  • Women mathematicians
  • African Americans
  • Women
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Hidden figures : the true story of four black women and the space race, by Margot Lee Shetterly with Winifred Conkling ; illustrated by Laura Freeman
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780062742469
Lccn
bl2017053052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • bl2017053052
  • 2504338
Label
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780062742469
Lccn
bl2017053052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • bl2017053052
  • 2504338

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