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The Resource Dorothy Vaughan : NASA's leading human computer, by Deirdre R.J. Head

Dorothy Vaughan : NASA's leading human computer, by Deirdre R.J. Head

Label
Dorothy Vaughan : NASA's leading human computer
Title
Dorothy Vaughan
Title remainder
NASA's leading human computer
Statement of responsibility
by Deirdre R.J. Head
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1949, Dorothy Vaughan became the first African American woman to lead a team at NASA's Langley Research Center. Her work as a mathematician was an important part of helping the United States explore space. Learn more about Vaughan's life as a famous mathematician!"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Head, Deirdre
Dewey number
  • 510.92
  • B
Index
index present
Intended audience
Grades 4-6
Intended audience source
Capstone Press
LC call number
QA29.V32
LC item number
H43 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Movers, shakers, and history makers
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vaughan, Dorothy
  • United States
  • United States
  • African American women mathematicians
  • Women mathematicians
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • African American women mathematicians
  • Women mathematicians
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Dorothy Vaughan : NASA's leading human computer, by Deirdre R.J. Head
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781496688194
Lccn
2020001049
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1135933505
  • (OCoLC)on1135933505
Label
Dorothy Vaughan : NASA's leading human computer, by Deirdre R.J. Head
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781496688194
Lccn
2020001049
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1135933505
  • (OCoLC)on1135933505

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