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The Resource Katherine Johnson, by Thea Feldman ; illustrated by Alyssa Petersen

Katherine Johnson, by Thea Feldman ; illustrated by Alyssa Petersen

Label
Katherine Johnson
Title
Katherine Johnson
Statement of responsibility
by Thea Feldman ; illustrated by Alyssa Petersen
Title variation
You should meet Katherine Johnson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Meet Katherine Johnson, a brilliant mathematician who worked at NASA in the early 1950s until retiring in 1986. Katherine's unparalleled calculations (done by hand) helped plan the trajectories for NASA's Mercury and Apollo missions (including the Apollo 11 moon landing). She is said to be one of the greatest American minds of all time
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Feldman, Thea
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Age 6-8
LC call number
QA29.J64
LC item number
F45 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Petersen, Alyssa
Series statement
  • You should meet
  • Ready-to-read. Level three, Megastar reader!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnson, Katherine G.
  • United States
  • Johnson, Katherine
  • Physicists
  • Women physicists
  • Mathematicians
  • Women mathematicians
  • African Americans
  • African American women
  • Women
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Reader - Beginner
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Technology / Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science
Target audience
primary
Label
Katherine Johnson, by Thea Feldman ; illustrated by Alyssa Petersen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
At head of title: You should meet
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn972383591
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Simon Spotlight edition.
Extent
47 pages
Isbn
9781534403413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o972383591
  • (OCoLC)972383591
Label
Katherine Johnson, by Thea Feldman ; illustrated by Alyssa Petersen
Publication
Copyright
Note
At head of title: You should meet
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn972383591
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Simon Spotlight edition.
Extent
47 pages
Isbn
9781534403413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o972383591
  • (OCoLC)972383591

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