Hidden Women (Paperback)

The African-American Mathematicians of NASA Who Helped America Win the Space Race (Encounter: Narrative Nonfiction Stories)

By Rebecca Rissman

Capstone Press, 9781515799634, 112pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2018

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Description

Tells the gripping story of four female African-American mathematicians who literally made it possible to launch US rockets--and astronauts--into space. Tells the thrilling tale of how each woman contributed, the struggles and resistance each experienced, and the amazing results. Consultants currently works for NASA.