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Author Mosca, Julia Finley, author.

Title The girl with a mind for math : the story of Raye Montague / written by Julia Finley Mosca ; illustrated by Daniel Rieley.

Publication Info. Seattle, WA : The Innovation Press, [2018]
©‚℗♭2018

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Montague,R MOS    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Montague,R MOS    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction.
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 x 26 cm.
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Amazing scientists series ; [3]
Mosca, Julia Finley. Amazing scientists.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and filmography.
Summary This is a rhyming-text picture book about Raye Montague. After touring a German submarine in the early 1940s, young Raye set her sights on becoming an engineer. Little did she know sexism and racial inequality would challenge that dream every step of the way, even keeping her greatest career accomplishment a secret for decades. Through it all, the gifted mathematician persisted-- finally gaining her well-deserved title in history: a pioneer who changed the course of ship design forever.--Dust jacket.
Subject Montague, Raye, 1935- -- Juvenile literature.
Women marine engineers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Engineers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Marine engineering -- Juvenile literature.
Shipbuilding -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Picture books.
Biographies.
Added Author Rieley, Daniel, illustrator.
ISBN 9781943147427 (hardcover) $17.99
1943147426 : $17.99

 
    
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