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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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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Aubbee Library CHP CAL (Text) 33187004102170 Chapter Books - A Available -
Clinton Public Library - Clinton J CAL (Text) 3680600420305 JUNIORS Available -
Fulton Library CHP CAL (Text) 33187004102162 Chapter Books - F Available -
Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville J 004.092 CAL (Text) 78551000374737 Juvenile Non-Fiction Checked out 12/16/2016
Rochester Library CHP CAL (Text) 33187004102154 Chapter Books - R 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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