Hidden Figures

Author: Margot Lee Shetterly
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062363611
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The #1 New York Times bestseller Now a Major Motion Picture from Twentieth Century Fox. The phenomenal true story of the black female mathematicians at NASA whose calculations helped fuel some of America’s greatest achievements in space.

Summary Of Hidden Figures

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Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781544167589
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Attention: This is a supplementary guide meant to enhance your reading experience of Margot Lee Shetterly's Hidden Figures. It is not the original book nor is it intended to replace the original book.

Hidden Women

Author: Rebecca Rissman
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1515799638
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20 May 2017. https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/apollo/ apollo11.html “
Mercury Crewed Flights Summary.” NASA.gov. 20 November 2006. 8 May 2017.
https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/mercury/missions/ manned_flights.html
Shetterly, Margot Lee. Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold
Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race.
New York: Harper Collins, 2016. Smith, Yvette. “Katherine Johnson: The Girl Who
Loved to Count.

Women In Mathematics

Author: Janet L. Beery
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319666940
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It is particularly gratifying that Katherine Johnson, a Black woman born in West
Virginia in 1918, is the first female mathematician to be awarded the highest
civilian honor in the US, the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2015. In Margot
Shetterly's book Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of
the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race, we learn of
several Black women whose ingenuity and work was simultaneously
undervalued and highly ...

Summary And Analysis Of Rise Of The Rocket Girls The Women Who Propelled Us From Missiles To The Moon To Mars

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Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1504046374
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Online “Alan Shepard, the Apollo 1 Disaster, and the Race to the Moon.” The
Portalist. “Interview: Space Historian Glen Swanson Talks the Apollo Program. ...
by Dava Sobel Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the
Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee
Shetterly Innovation by Adam Steltzner and William Patrick Lab Girl by Hope
Jahren The Right Kind of Crazy: A True Story of Teamwork, Leadership, and High
-Stakes ...

Stem And Cyber Culture

Author: Dr. Mary J. Ferguson
Publisher: Dorrance Publishing
ISBN: 1480977292
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Most Americans have no idea that from the 1940s through the 1960s, a cadre of
African-American women formed part of the country's space work force, or that
this group mathematical ground troops in the Cold War helped provide NASA
with the raw computing power it needed to dominate the heavens. HIDDEN
FIGURES: THE AMERICAN DREAM AND THE UNTOLD STORY OF THE BLACK
WOMEN MATHEMATICIANS WHO HELPED WIN THE SPACE RACE recovers
the history of ...

Hidden Human Computers The Black Women Of Nasa

Author: Sue Bradford Edwards
Publisher: ABDO
ISBN: 1680797409
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Because Golemba's manuscript was unpublished and not widely available, many
people remained unaware of the role these women played. Fortunately, Margot
Lee Shetterly's work on the black women computers has made them much more
visible. She wrote the book Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold
Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race,
published in 2016. In it, she highlights the work of five black women computers at
 ...

Public Policy In The United States

Author: Mark E. Rushefsky
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134869916
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“Neighborhoods and the Black-White Mobility Gap.” Washington, DC: Pew
Charitable Trust, Economic Mobility Project. Shetterly, Margot Lee. 2016. Hidden
Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women
Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race. New York: HarperCollins.
Shipler, David K. 1997. A Country of Strangers: Blacks and Whites in America.
New York: Knopf. Skiba, Russell J. et al. 2008. “Achieving Equity in Special
Education: History, Status, ...