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

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 Ja...

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Uniform Title:MSU Children's & YA Literature Collection.
Main Authors: Shetterly, Margot Lee (Author)
Conkling, Winifred (Author)
Other Authors: Freeman, Laura (Illustrator) (Illustrator)
Language:English
Published: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]
Edition:First edition.
Series:MSU Children's & YA Literature Collection.
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Physical Description:1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Variant Title:
True story of four Black women and the space race
Format: Book

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