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A computer called Katherine : how Katherine Johnson helped put America on the moon

Author
Slade, Suzanne, author.
Title
A computer called Katherine : how Katherine Johnson helped put America on the moon / written by Suzanne Slade ; illustrated by Veronica Miller Jamison.
Format
Book
Edition
First edition.
Published
New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2019. ©2019
Description
32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 27 x 27 cm
Other contributors
Miller Jamison, Veronica, illustrator.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary
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
Age 4-8.
Subject headings
Johnson, Katherine G.--Juvenile literature. United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration--Officials and employees--Biography--Juvenile literature. African American women scientists--Juvenile literature. African American women mathematicians--Biography--Juvenile literature. Women mathematicians--United States--Biography--Juvenile literature. Mathematicians--United States--Biography--Juvenile literature. African Americans--Biography--Juvenile literature.
Genre heading
Biographies. Juvenile works. Picture books. Picture books. Biographies.
ISBN
9780316435178 (hardcover) 0316435171 (hardcover) 9780316435161 (ebook) 9780316470711 (library edition ebook) 9780316511315 9780316511322

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Education Library
Call Number
510.92 SLA
Location
Material unavailable during renovations-Use your campus ILL
Library
Indpls - IUPUI University Library
Call Number
QA29.J64 S53 2019
Location
Juvenile
Floor
2nd Floor
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Library
Southeast Library - New Albany
Call Number
QA29.J64 S53 2019
Location
Reserve Desk
Floor
2nd Floor
On Reserve At
Southeast Library Reserves/2 hour loan, 1 renewal limit
Instructor
Asim, Sumreen