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FIRST : chronicles of inspiration, competition, and changing the world

Author: Ann Kellan; Dean Kamen
Publisher: [Palo Alto, California] : Palo Alto Press, [2007] ©2007
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First edition
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Kellan; Dean Kamen
ISBN: 9780976651222 097665122X
OCLC Number: 821917603
Notes: Cover title.
Description: 185 pages : color illustrations ; 23 x 33 cm
Contents: Introduction --
chapter 1. Inspiration. First date ; The Harlem underdogs ; Blown away ; Fighting back --
ch. 2. Participation. Dream team ; Mission not yet accomplished ; A real first ; A force to be reckoned with --
chapter 3. Gracious professionalism. The mentor's mentor ; Gloria, Annie, and the northern ninja ; Oh say, can you sing ; Impossible things ; Hearts and heroes --
chaper 4. Transformation. To robotics and beyond ; The most important thing ; Team #103, incorporated ; Ready to fly ; First, they want to change the world --
About FIRST --
Acknowledgements --
FIRST Robotics Competition Award winners --
Woodie Flowers Award winners --
FIRST founding sponsors.
Responsibility: [senior writer, Ann Kellan] ; foreword by Dean Kamen.

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