Rise of the rocket girls : the women who propelled us, from missiles to the moon to Mars /
During World War II, when the newly minted Jet Propulsion Laboratory needed quick-thinking mathematicians to calculate jet velocities and plot missile trajectories, they recruited an elite group of young women -- known as human computers -- who, with only pencil, paper, and mathematical prowess, tra...
New York :
Little, Brown and Company,
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