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Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the black women mathematicians who helped win the space race

Author: Margot Lee Shetterly; Robin Miles
Publisher: [New York] : Harper Audio, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : Unabridged.; Retail editionView all editions and formats
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The phenomenal true story of the black female mathematicians at NASA whose calculations helped fuel some of America₂s greatest achievements in space.
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Genre/Form: Books on CD
Audiobooks
Biography
Compact discs
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Margot Lee Shetterly; Robin Miles
ISBN: 9780062667168 0062667165 9781441709653 1441709657 9781441709585 1441709584
OCLC Number: 956882140
Notes: Title from disc label.
Compact discs.
Performer(s): Read by Robin Miles.
Description: 9 audio discs (10 3/4 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
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.
Other Titles: American dream and the untold story of the black women mathematicians who helped win the space race
Responsibility: Margot Lee Shetterly.

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The phenomenal true story of the black female mathematicians at NASA whose calculations helped fuel some of America₂s greatest achievements in space.

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