Hidden figures :the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the spacerace
- 作者: Margot Lee Shetterly.
- 出版: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2016.
- 出版年: 2016
- 版本: First William Morrow movie tie-in trade paperback edition
- 標題: Officials and employees , Women mathematicians , African American mathematicians , United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration Officials and employees -- Biography , African American women , United States. , African American mathematicians Biography. , African American women Biography. , Space race. , Women mathematicians United States -- Biography.
- ISBN: 0062363603 , 9780062363602
- 附註: Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-328) and index. Author's note -- Prologue. -- A door opens -- Mobilization-- Past is prologue -- The double V -- Manifest destiny --War birds -- The duration -- Those who move forward -- Breaking 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. -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgements -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- Reading group guide
- 摘要: "Starting in World War II and moving through to the Cold War, the civil rights movement, and the space race, [this book] follows the interwoven accounts of Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, Katherine Johnson, and Christine Darden, four African American women who participated in some of NASA's greatest successes. It chronicles their careers over nearly three decades they faced challenges, forged alliances, and used their intellect to change their own lives, and their country's future"--Back cover
- URL: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/forgotten-black-women-mathematicians-who-helped-win-wars-and-send-astronauts-space-180960393/ http://www.popularmechanics.com/space/rockets/a24429/hidden-figures-real-story-nasa-women-computers/
- 系統號: 000263340
- 資料類型: 圖書
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