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Hidden figures: the true story of four black women and the space race

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Publisher:
Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
Publication Date:
[2018]
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 5.8 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
980L

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Explores the previously uncelebrated but pivotal contributions of NASA's African American women mathematicians to America's space program, describing how Jim Crow laws segregated them despite their groundbreaking successes.

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ISBN:
9780062742469
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 5.8, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
980L

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Last Grouping Update2024-06-22 11:11:37AM
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African American women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Space race -- Juvenile literature
United States. -- National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
United States. -- National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- Officials and employees -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Women mathematicians -- Juvenile literature
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African American women
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