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The Resource 12 unsung heroes of technology, by Todd Kortemeier

12 unsung heroes of technology, by Todd Kortemeier

Label
12 unsung heroes of technology
Title
12 unsung heroes of technology
Statement of responsibility
by Todd Kortemeier
Title variation
Twelve unsung heroes of technology
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From early computer programmers to video game creators, this book introduces remarkable individuals whose contributions to technology were often overlooked. Colorful spreads full of photographs and sidebars support reader engagement and celebrate each hero's achievements."--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
Dewey number
609.22
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Grades 4 to 6
LC call number
T39
LC item number
.K67 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Unsung heroes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
12 unsung heroes of technology, by Todd Kortemeier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Patricia Bath saves eyesight through invention -- Jagadish Bose makes wireless technology possible -- Yvonne Brill helps power rockets into space -- Grace Hopper changes how computers are programmed -- Shirley Ann Jackson advances telecommunications -- Katherine Johnson charts a course for the moon -- Hedy Lamarr acts to help the war effort -- Lewis Latimer assists Thomas Edison -- Jerry Lawson invents the video game console -- Ada Lovelace: first computer programmer -- Alan Turing invents the modern computer -- James West helps people be heard
Control code
ocn936256996
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781632353115
Lccn
2016002373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
12 unsung heroes of technology, by Todd Kortemeier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Patricia Bath saves eyesight through invention -- Jagadish Bose makes wireless technology possible -- Yvonne Brill helps power rockets into space -- Grace Hopper changes how computers are programmed -- Shirley Ann Jackson advances telecommunications -- Katherine Johnson charts a course for the moon -- Hedy Lamarr acts to help the war effort -- Lewis Latimer assists Thomas Edison -- Jerry Lawson invents the video game console -- Ada Lovelace: first computer programmer -- Alan Turing invents the modern computer -- James West helps people be heard
Control code
ocn936256996
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781632353115
Lccn
2016002373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations

Library Locations

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      1095 Sixth Avenue, Marion, IA, 52302, US
      42.032284 -91.59893
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