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Title:Hidden figures: the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race
Author(s): Margot Lee Shetterly
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Publisher:New York: William Morrow,
Size:346 p.
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.
Keywords: Officials and employees , Women mathematicians , African American women , African American mathematicians , Space race
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