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Grace Hopper : advancing computer science

Author: Megan Borgert-Spaniol
Publisher: Minneaplis, Minnesota : Checkerboard Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2018] ©2018
Series: STEM superstar women.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Women have made some of the most important scientific discoveries of all time. In this title, readers learn about mathematician and computer programmer Grace Hopper from her early career programming Mark I and UNIVAC, to the development of the FLOW-MATIC and COBOL. A timeline, sidebars, fun facts, glossary, and index supplement the text."--Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Biographies
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Grace Murray Hopper; Grace Murray Hopper
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Megan Borgert-Spaniol
ISBN: 9781532112805 1532112807
OCLC Number: 1005317747
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
Series Title: STEM superstar women.
Responsibility: Megan Borgert-Spaniol.

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"Women have made some of the most important scientific discoveries of all time. In this title, readers learn about mathematician and computer programmer Grace Hopper from her early career programming Mark I and UNIVAC, to the development of the FLOW-MATIC and COBOL. A timeline, sidebars, fun facts, glossary, and index supplement the text."--Back cover.

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