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The Resource Ada Lovelace, by Nancy F. Castaldo ; illustrated by Charlotte Ager

Ada Lovelace, by Nancy F. Castaldo ; illustrated by Charlotte Ager

Label
Ada Lovelace
Title
Ada Lovelace
Statement of responsibility
by Nancy F. Castaldo ; illustrated by Charlotte Ager
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1833, Ada Lovelace met mathematician Charles Babbage, inventor of calculating machines. She went on to devise a way of inputting data into Babbage's Analytical Machine, and in doing so became the first ever computer programmer ... Learn all about Ada Lovelace's ... life, including her famous father (celebrated poet Lord Byron), her talent for languages and mathematics, and her predictions for how computers could change our lives"--Amazon.com
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10804986
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Castaldo, Nancy F.
Dewey number
  • 510.92
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QA29.L72
LC item number
C37 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ager, Charlotte
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
DK life stories
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lovelace, Ada King
  • Women mathematicians
  • Mathematicians
  • Lovelace, Ada King
  • Women mathematicians
  • Mathematicians
  • Women
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Ada Lovelace, by Nancy F. Castaldo ; illustrated by Charlotte Ager
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Watching rainbows in the sky -- Celebrity daughter -- Science not art -- Flyology -- Presented at court -- Meeting Charles Babbage -- Like weaving flowers -- The Countess of Lovelace -- The analytical engine -- The enchantress -- The great exhibition -- A legacy of poetical science
Control code
on1081347029
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781465485410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1081347029
Label
Ada Lovelace, by Nancy F. Castaldo ; illustrated by Charlotte Ager
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Watching rainbows in the sky -- Celebrity daughter -- Science not art -- Flyology -- Presented at court -- Meeting Charles Babbage -- Like weaving flowers -- The Countess of Lovelace -- The analytical engine -- The enchantress -- The great exhibition -- A legacy of poetical science
Control code
on1081347029
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781465485410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1081347029

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