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Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures

Margot Lee Shetterly

ISBN: 9780062363596
Year of publication: 2016

Margot Lee Shetterly HIDDEN FIGURES The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race DEDICATION To my parents, Margaret G. Lee and Robert B. LeeIII, and to all of the women at the NACA and NASA who offered their shoulders to stand on AUTHORS NOTE Negro. Colored. Indian. Girls. Though some readers might find the language of Hidden Figures discordant to their modern ears, Ive made every attempt to remain true to the time period, and to the ...

Keywords: Cold War NACA NASA racism space race