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

"Before John Glenn orbited the earth or Neil Armstrong walked on the moon, a group of dedicated female mathematicians known as "human computers" used pencils, slide rules and adding machines to calculate the numbers that would launch rockets, and astronauts, into space. Among these problem-solvers w...

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Main Author: Shetterly, Margot Lee
Published: New York, NY : William Morrow, [2016]
Edition:First edition.
Local Note:
MSU: This book was selected in recognition of MSU Libraries Student Employee, Breeona Rue, Class of 2017
Physical Description:xviii, 346 pages ; 24 cm
Format: Book

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Call Number: QA27.5 .L44 2016
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