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Author Calkhoven, Laurie.

Title The women who launched the computer age / by Laurie Calkhoven ; illustrated by Alyssa Petersen.

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 Lower Level Children's Beginning Readers  KIDS BEGIN.READ LEVEL 3 Calkhoven    AVAILABLE
Description 48 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series You should meet
Ready-to-read
Audience Age 6-8.
Summary 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.
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.
ENIAC (Computer) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Computer industry -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Petersen, Alyssa, illustrator.
ISBN 9781518218736 : $12.99

 
    
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