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The Resource Advancing technology : women who led the way, by Supriya Sahai

Advancing technology : women who led the way, by Supriya Sahai

Label
Advancing technology : women who led the way
Title
Advancing technology
Title remainder
women who led the way
Statement of responsibility
by Supriya Sahai
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This brand-new series highlights some of the major contributions women have made in the world of science. Did you know that the technology behind cell phones was based on an idea developed during World War II by the Hollywood star Heddy Lamar to prevent the enemy intercepting radio messages? The computer and other electronic devices have changed life dramatically over the last 70 years-and many of the key breakthroughs in technology were made by women. These women's achievements were often highly specialized and have been widely overlooked. This book tells their stories and describes their vital contributions"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sahai, Supriya
Dewey number
609.2/52
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8-10
  • Grades 4-6
  • 850L
Intended audience source
  • Scholastic Inc
  • Scholastic Inc
  • Lexile
LC call number
T36
LC item number
.S25 2022
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
SuperSHERoes of science
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in technology
  • Women scientists
  • Technology
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Advancing technology : women who led the way, by Supriya Sahai
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
SuperHERoes change the world -- Biographies: Ada Lovelace -- Hedy Lamarr -- Annie Easley -- At work with Annie Easley -- Elizabeth Feinler -- At work with Elizabeth Feinler -- Edith Clarke -- Grace Hopper -- Erna Schneider Hoover -- The Caultron Girls -- Gladys West -- Olga Gonzalez-Sanabria -- Ursula Keller -- Maanasa Mendu -- Timeline -- Where in the world? -- Words of wisdom
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781338800388
Lccn
2021037472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1251766292
  • (OCoLC)1251766292
  • 2196517
Label
Advancing technology : women who led the way, by Supriya Sahai
Publication
Copyright
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
SuperHERoes change the world -- Biographies: Ada Lovelace -- Hedy Lamarr -- Annie Easley -- At work with Annie Easley -- Elizabeth Feinler -- At work with Elizabeth Feinler -- Edith Clarke -- Grace Hopper -- Erna Schneider Hoover -- The Caultron Girls -- Gladys West -- Olga Gonzalez-Sanabria -- Ursula Keller -- Maanasa Mendu -- Timeline -- Where in the world? -- Words of wisdom
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781338800388
Lccn
2021037472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1251766292
  • (OCoLC)1251766292
  • 2196517

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