Hidden heroes [electronic resource] : the human computers of NASA / by Duchess Harris, JD, PhD with Rebecca Powell.

In the 1950s, NASA relied on human computers. These skilled women did calculations by hand. While astronauts and their accomplishments were well known, human computers often worked behind the scenes. Hidden Heroes: The Human Computers of NASA explores the legacy of NASA's human computers.

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Main Authors: Harris, Duchess (Author)
Rowell, Rebecca (Author)
Language:English
Published: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2019]
Series:Harris, Duchess. Freedom's promise.
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Hidden Heroes: The Human Computers of NASA
Format: Electronic eBook