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The Resource Unsung heroes of technology, by Todd Kortemeier

Unsung heroes of technology, by Todd Kortemeier

Label
Unsung heroes of technology
Title
Unsung heroes of technology
Statement of responsibility
by Todd Kortemeier
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From early computer programmers to video game creators, this book introduces remarkable individuals whose contributions to technology went largely unrecognized due to their race or gender
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
Dewey number
609.22
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Grades 4 to 6
  • 700
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
T39
LC item number
.K67 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.3
Series statement
Unsung heroes
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
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
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Patricia Bath saves eyesight through invention -- Jagadish Bose makes wireless technology possible -- Yvonne Brill helps power rockets into space -- Grace Hopper changes computer programming -- 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 helps invent the video game console -- Ada Lovelace: first computer programmer -- Alan Turing invents the modern computer -- James West lets people be heard
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781632353610
Lccn
2016002373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
ocn936256996
Label
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
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Patricia Bath saves eyesight through invention -- Jagadish Bose makes wireless technology possible -- Yvonne Brill helps power rockets into space -- Grace Hopper changes computer programming -- 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 helps invent the video game console -- Ada Lovelace: first computer programmer -- Alan Turing invents the modern computer -- James West lets people be heard
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781632353610
Lccn
2016002373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
ocn936256996

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