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The extraordinary life of Katherine Johnson

By: Jina, Devika Cole, Maggie(Illustrated by)

Part of the Extraordinary Lives series
0241375444 / 9780241375440
Paperback
06/06/2019
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United Kingdom
20 cm 103 pages : illustrations (colour), maps (colour)
Children's (6-12)  Learn More
Quiz No: 239322, Points 1.00, Book Level 6.30,
Middle Years - Key Stage 2 Learn More

Katherine Johnson was:A trailblazerA mathematician for NASAAn inspirationIn 1969 history was made when the first humans stepped on the moon.

Back on earth, one woman was running the numbers that ensured they got there and back in one piece. As a child, Katherine Johnson loved maths. She went on to be one of the most important people in the history of space travel.

Discover her incredible life story in this beautifully illustrated book complete with narrative biography, timelines and facts. Explore other extraordinary lives:The Extraordinary Life of Stephen HawkingThe Extraordinary Life of Michelle ObamaThe Extraordinary Life of Anne FrankThe Extraordinary Life of Mahatma GandhiThe Extraordinary Life of Rosa ParksThe Extraordinary Life of Serena WilliamsThe Extraordinary Life of Nelson Mandela

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5AH Interest age: from c 7 years, YNM People & places (Children's / Teenage), YNTS Space (Children's / Teenage)

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