Hidden figures : the true story of four black women and the space race (Braille book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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Hidden figures : the true story of four black women and the space race

Author: Margot Lee Shetterly; Winifred Conkling; Laura Freeman, (Illustrator)
Publisher: Boston, MA : National Braille Press, [2019] ©2018
Series: Children's Braille Book Club
Edition/Format:   Braille book : Braille : English : [Braille and print edition]View all editions and formats
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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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Genre/Form: Braille books
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margot Lee Shetterly; Winifred Conkling; Laura Freeman, (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780062742469 0062742469
OCLC Number: 1086316758
Language Note: Text in print and unified English Braille.
Notes: Originally published: New York : Harper, 2018.
Spiral bound with clear UEB (Unified English Braille) Braille overlay.
Awards: Commended for Coretta Scott King Award (Illustrator) 2019
Description: 1 volume (unpaged of print and Braille) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Series Title: Children's Braille Book Club
Responsibility: by Margot Lee Shetterly with Winifred Conkling ; illustrated by Laura Freeman.

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Based on the New York Times bestselling book and the Academy Award-nominated movie, author Margot Lee Shetterly and Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Award winner Laura Freeman bring the  Read more...

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"In Shetterly and Conkling's approachable text, the reader is introduced to four hidden figures and given a broad look at the United States' history of segregation and fight for civil rights. Read more...

 
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