Coverart for item
The Resource Rise of the rocket girls : the women who propelled us, from missiles to the moon to Mars, Nathalia Holt

Rise of the rocket girls : the women who propelled us, from missiles to the moon to Mars, Nathalia Holt

Label
Rise of the rocket girls : the women who propelled us, from missiles to the moon to Mars
Title
Rise of the rocket girls
Title remainder
the women who propelled us, from missiles to the moon to Mars
Statement of responsibility
Nathalia Holt
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the pivotal achievements of the elite female science recruits at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, where in the mid-twentieth century they transformed rocket design and enabled the creation of the first American satellites
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holt, Nathalia
Dewey number
629.4072/079493
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jet Propulsion Laboratory (U.S.)
  • Women mathematicians
  • Women mathematicians
  • Rocketry
  • Astronautics
Label
Rise of the rocket girls : the women who propelled us, from missiles to the moon to Mars, Nathalia Holt
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
BK0017523353
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 338 p. [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316338929
Lccn
bl2016007736
Label
Rise of the rocket girls : the women who propelled us, from missiles to the moon to Mars, Nathalia Holt
Publication
Control code
BK0017523353
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 338 p. [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316338929
Lccn
bl2016007736

Library Locations

    • Central BranchBorrow it
      10 Kercheval Avenue, Grosse Pointe Farms, MI, 48236, US
      42.393738 -82.905326
    • Woods BranchBorrow it
      20680 Mack Ave, Grosse Pointe Woods, MI, 48236, US
      42.442926 -82.906510
Processing Feedback ...