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The Resource Hidden human computers : the black women of NASA, by Sue Bradford Edwards and Duchess Harris, JD, PHD

Hidden human computers : the black women of NASA, by Sue Bradford Edwards and Duchess Harris, JD, PHD

Label
Hidden human computers : the black women of NASA
Title
Hidden human computers
Title remainder
the black women of NASA
Statement of responsibility
by Sue Bradford Edwards and Duchess Harris, JD, PHD
Title variation
Black women of NASA
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses how in the 1950s, black women made critical contributions to NASA by performing calculations that made it possible for the nation's astronauts to fly into space and return safely to Earth
Member of
Summary
Tells the story of the African American women who worked as mathematicians at NASA and proved invaluable to the American effort during the space race
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10566424
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
  • 510.922
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1080
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Hidden heroes
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the black women of NASA
Label
Hidden human computers : the black women of NASA, by Sue Bradford Edwards and Duchess Harris, JD, PHD
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-109) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
NASA's Secret -- Human computers -- Educating Black America -- Flight and fight -- Segregated science -- Challenging the space race -- Race, place, and outer space -- Science in space -- Hidden no more -- Timeline -- Essential facts
Control code
958783188
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781680783872
Lccn
2016910293
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)958783188
Label
Hidden human computers : the black women of NASA, by Sue Bradford Edwards and Duchess Harris, JD, PHD
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-109) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
NASA's Secret -- Human computers -- Educating Black America -- Flight and fight -- Segregated science -- Challenging the space race -- Race, place, and outer space -- Science in space -- Hidden no more -- Timeline -- Essential facts
Control code
958783188
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781680783872
Lccn
2016910293
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)958783188

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