“Reaching for the Moon: The Autobiography of NASA Mathematician Katherine Johnson” (CLICK HERE for it)
This book discusses Johnson’s work at NASA, but its primary focus is on her family, her Christian faith, and how those came together to help her and other African-Americans succeed during a time when they lived under both legal segregation and a constant threat of violence. (CLICK HERE to continue).
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