Changing the Equation: 50+ US Black Women in Stem (Hardcover)

Regular price $17.00

by Tonya Bolden

*out of print*

Description

Coretta Scott King Honor author Tonya Bolden explores Black women who have changed the world of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) in America. Including groundbreaking computer scientists, doctors, inventors, physicists, pharmacists, mathematicians, aviators, and many more, this book celebrates more than 50 women who have shattered the glass ceiling, defied racial discrimination, and pioneered in their fields.
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In these profiles, young readers will find role models, inspirations, and maybe even reasons to be the STEM leaders of tomorrow. These stories help young readers to dream big and stay curious.
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The book includes full-color and archival images, endnotes, a bibliography, and an index.

About the Author

Tonya Bolden has written numerous bestselling books for children and adults, including Going Places, Beautiful Moon, and Speak Up, Speak Out! Her work has garnered many awards, including the Coretta Scott King Honor, James Madison Book Award, School Library Journal Best Book of the Year, and YALSA Best Book of the Year. She lives in New York City.

Product Details

Category: Biography

Language: English

Format/Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

ISBN-10: 1419707345

ISBN-13: 978-1419707346

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams

Date Published: March 03, 2020

Pages: 208

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