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Grace Hopper : Navy admiral and computer pioneer

Author: Charlene W Billings
Publisher: Hillside, N.J., U.S.A. : Enslow Publishers, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the life of the scientist who, as well as having a distinguished career in the Navy, was a pioneer contributor to computer science and is known as the grandmother of the computer age.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Grace Murray Hopper; Grace Murray Hopper; Grace Murray Hopper; Grace Murray Hopper
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charlene W Billings
ISBN: 089490194X 9780894901942
OCLC Number: 19516564
Description: 128 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Charlene W. Billings.

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Traces the life of the scientist who, as well as having a distinguished career in the Navy, was a pioneer contributor to computer science and is known as the grandmother of the computer age.

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