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

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

Label
Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race
Title
Hidden figures
Title remainder
the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race
Statement of responsibility
Margot Lee Shetterly
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
510.92/520973
Index
no index present
LC call number
QA27.5
LC item number
.L44 2016b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race, Margot Lee Shetterly
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-328) and index
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  • ANDOVER
  • ANDOVER
  • TYNGSBORO
  • NEWBURYPRT
  • GEORGETOWN
  • MANCHESTER
  • SALISBURY
  • CHELMSFORD
  • IPSWICH
  • IPSWICH
  • WESTFORD
  • NANDOVER
  • LOWELL
  • SALISBURY
  • CARLISLE
  • DUNSTABLE
  • MERRIMAC
  • HAVERHILL
  • ROCKPORT
  • CHEMACKAY
  • WNEWBURY
  • BILLERICA
  • HAMWEN
  • AMESBURY
  • BOXFORD
  • TEWKSBURY
  • BURLINGTON
  • METHUEN
  • METHUEN
  • TOPSFIELD
  • DRACUT
  • WILMINGTON
  • GROVELAND
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A door opens -- Mobilization -- Past is prologue -- The double V -- Manifest destiny -- War birds -- The duration -- Those who moved forward -- Breaking the barriers -- Home by the sea -- The area rule -- Serendipity -- Turbulence -- Angle of attack -- Young, gifted, and black -- What a difference a day makes -- Outer space -- With all deliberate speed -- Model behavior -- Degrees of freedom -- Out of the past, the future -- America is for everybody -- To boldly go
Control code
1671582
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 346 pages
Isbn
9780062363596
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016021050
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u155337
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1671582
  • (Sirsi) 1671582
  • (OCoLC)950004289

Library Locations

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      14 Union Street, South Hamilton, MA, 01982, US
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