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Katherine Johnson

Author: Ebony Wilkins; Charlotte Ager
Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2019.
Series: DK life stories.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
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Examines the life of mathematician Katherine Johnson, from her early education and career before working for NASA to her integral role in the space program.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Illustrated works
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Katherine G Johnson; Katherine G Johnson
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ebony Wilkins; Charlotte Ager
ISBN: 9781465479624 1465479627 9781465479129 1465479120
OCLC Number: 1080519524
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 128 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 20 cm
Contents: Counting on Katherine --
Asking questions --
Separate and unequal --
Breaking barriers --
A new journey --
Woman at work --
Pushing for change --
The space race --
Apollo 11 --
"One giant leap" --
An incredible career --
Awards and acclaim.
Series Title: DK life stories.
Responsibility: by Ebony Joy Wilkins ; illustrated by Charlotte Ager.

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Examines the life of mathematician Katherine Johnson, from her early education and career before working for NASA to her integral role in the space program.

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