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Women who launched the computer age / by Laurie Calkhoven ; illustrated by Alyssa Petersen.

Calkhoven, Laurie, author. (Author). Petersen, Alyssa, illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 8 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Clinton PL - Clinton J CAL (Text) 3680600420305 JUNIORS Available -
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) CHP CAL (Text) 33187004102170 Chapter Books - A Available -
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library CHP CAL (Text) 33187004102162 Chapter Books - F Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library CHP CAL (Text) 33187004102154 Chapter Books - R Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown JUV LEVEL 3 CALK (Text) 39213000794416 JUV Leveled Readers Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library J 004.092 CAL (Text) 78551000374737 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Perry Co PL - Bookmobile BER CAL (Text) 70621000560474 BKM-Easy Readers Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield j920.72 Calkhoven (Text) 78292000361971 Display - Children's Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781481470476 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1481470477 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9781481470483
  • ISBN: 1481470485
  • ISBN: 9781481470469
  • ISBN: 1481470469
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: Simon Spotlight edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon Spotlight, 2016.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: True story of six women who programmed the ENIAC computer as part of a secret WWII mission. They learned to program the computer without any software, instructions or tools (none existed.). -- Provided by publisher.
The story of Jean Jennings, Kay McNulty, Frances Bilas, Ruth Lichterman, Betty Snyder, and Marlyn Wescoff, who were chosen to work on the ENIAC computer.
Target Audience Note: Age 6-8.
Subject: Women computer scientists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Computer scientists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women computer programmers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Computer programmers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Computer industry > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Women computer scientists.
Computer scientists.
Women computer programmers.
Computer programmers.
ENIAC (Computer)
Computer industry.

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