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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
Hidden Human Computers 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. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edwards, Sue Bradford
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Intended audience
Lexile: 1080
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Harris, Duchess
Series statement
Hidden heroes
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • African American women mathematicians
  • Women mathematicians
  • African American women
  • African American mathematicians
  • Space race
  • Aerospace engineers
  • African American astronauts
  • Aerospace engineers
  • African American astronauts
  • African American mathematicians
  • African American women
  • African American women mathematicians
  • Employees
  • Space race
  • Women mathematicians
  • United States
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / General
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Hidden human computers : the black women of NASA, by Sue Bradford Edwards and Duchess Harris, JD, PHD
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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 -- Glossary
Control code
968782552
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781624023118
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
LIBRARY COPY INCLUDES UNLIMITED USER PERPETUAL ACCESS TO EBOOK
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
d9df0193-5010-4d53-84fa-5bb3b59dc49a
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)968782552
Label
Hidden human computers : the black women of NASA, by Sue Bradford Edwards and Duchess Harris, JD, PHD
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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 -- Glossary
Control code
968782552
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781624023118
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
LIBRARY COPY INCLUDES UNLIMITED USER PERPETUAL ACCESS TO EBOOK
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
d9df0193-5010-4d53-84fa-5bb3b59dc49a
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)968782552

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