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The Resource Girls think of everything : stories of ingenious inventions by women, Catherine Thimmesh ; illustrated by Melissa Sweet

Girls think of everything : stories of ingenious inventions by women, Catherine Thimmesh ; illustrated by Melissa Sweet

Label
Girls think of everything : stories of ingenious inventions by women
Title
Girls think of everything
Title remainder
stories of ingenious inventions by women
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Thimmesh ; illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Expanded and revised, this new edition of the best-selling book celebrates the ingenious inventions of women throughout time. As inspiring as they are fascinating, these stories empower readers to imagine, to question, to experiment, and then to go forth ... and invent
Tone
Writing style
Award
International Reading Association Children's Book Award for Older Readers, 2001.
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
180634
Cataloging source
YDX
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Thimmesh, Catherine
Dewey number
609.2520973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T39
LC item number
.T48 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sweet, Melissa
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stork, Anna
  • Anderson, Mary
  • Kwolek, Stephanie
  • Hopper, Grace Murray
  • Knight, Margaret E
  • Bath, Patricia
  • Crews, Jeanne Lee
  • Sherman, Patsy O'Connell
  • Moore, Ann
  • Women inventors
  • Inventions
  • Women
  • Inventors
  • Inventors
  • Inventions
  • Women
  • Anderson, Mary
  • Hopper, Grace Murray
  • Knight, Margaret E
  • Kwolek, Stephanie
  • Inventions
  • Inventors
  • Women
  • Women inventors
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories of ingenious inventions by women
Label
Girls think of everything : stories of ingenious inventions by women, Catherine Thimmesh ; illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Selected timeline on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 96-99) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ReThink, Trisha Prabhu
  • Paper bag folding machine, Margaret E. Knight
  • Laserphaco probe, Dr. Patricia Bath
  • Space bumper, Jeanne Lee Crews
  • Combating drought with orange peels: Kiara Nirghin
  • Scotchgard: Patsy O. Sherman
  • Snugli: Ann Moore
  • Roominate: Alice Brooks and Bettina Chen
  • Your turn
  • In the beginning
  • Chocolate chip cookie: Ruth Wakefield
  • LuminAID: Anna Stork and Andrea Sreshta
  • Windshield wipers: Mary Anderson
  • Turning plastic into fuel: Azza Abdelhamid Faiad
  • Kevlar: Stephanie Kwolek
  • Hot seat: Alissa Chavez
  • Computer compiler, Grace Murray Hopper
Control code
on1016489993
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
New edition.
Extent
106 pages
Isbn
9781328772534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1016489993
Label
Girls think of everything : stories of ingenious inventions by women, Catherine Thimmesh ; illustrated by Melissa Sweet
Publication
Copyright
Note
Selected timeline on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 96-99) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ReThink, Trisha Prabhu
  • Paper bag folding machine, Margaret E. Knight
  • Laserphaco probe, Dr. Patricia Bath
  • Space bumper, Jeanne Lee Crews
  • Combating drought with orange peels: Kiara Nirghin
  • Scotchgard: Patsy O. Sherman
  • Snugli: Ann Moore
  • Roominate: Alice Brooks and Bettina Chen
  • Your turn
  • In the beginning
  • Chocolate chip cookie: Ruth Wakefield
  • LuminAID: Anna Stork and Andrea Sreshta
  • Windshield wipers: Mary Anderson
  • Turning plastic into fuel: Azza Abdelhamid Faiad
  • Kevlar: Stephanie Kwolek
  • Hot seat: Alissa Chavez
  • Computer compiler, Grace Murray Hopper
Control code
on1016489993
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
New edition.
Extent
106 pages
Isbn
9781328772534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1016489993

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