Hidden Figures Young Readers’ Edition

Hidden Figures Young Readers' Edition Author Margot Lee Shetterly
ISBN-10 0062662376
ISBN-13 9780062662378
Year 2016-11-29
Pages 240
Language English
Publisher HarperCollins
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New York Times bestselling author Margot Lee Shetterlys book is now available in a new edition perfect for young readers This is the amazing true story of four African American female mathematicians at NASA who helped achieve some of the greatest moments in our space program Now a major motion picture starring Taraji P Henson Octavia Spencer Janelle Monae Kirsten Dunst and Kevin Costner 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 This book brings to life the stories of Dorothy Vaughan Mary Jackson Katherine Johnson and Christine Darden four African American women who lived through the civil rights era the Space Race the Cold War and the movement for gender equality and whose work forever changed the face of NASA and the country

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Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures Author Margot Lee Shetterly
ISBN-10 9780062363619
Release 2016-09-06
Pages 384