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A computer called Katherine : how Katherine Johnson helped put America on the moon / written by Suzanne Slade ; illustrated by Veronica Miller Jamison.

Slade, Suzanne, (author.). Miller Jamison, Veronica, (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Rowayton Library.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Rowayton Library J BIO JOHNSON (Text to phone) 33625122926863 Juvenile Biography Available -

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Includes bibliographical references.
Biography of NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson.
Shares the story of the pioneering African American mathematician, Katherine Johnson, who helped calculate America's first manned flight into space, its first manned orbit of Earth, and the world's first trip to the moon.
Target Audience Note:
Age 4-8.
Subject: Johnson, Katherine G. > Juvenile literature.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration > Officials and employees > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Johnson, Katherine G.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration > Officials and employees.
African American women mathematicians > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women mathematicians > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Mathematicians > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American women mathematicians.
Women mathematicians.
Women > Biography.
African Americans > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.
Picture books.

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