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The Resource Margaret and the Moon : how Margaret Hamilton saved the first lunar landing, by Dean Robbins ; illustrated by Lucy Knisley

Margaret and the Moon : how Margaret Hamilton saved the first lunar landing, by Dean Robbins ; illustrated by Lucy Knisley

Label
Margaret and the Moon : how Margaret Hamilton saved the first lunar landing
Title
Margaret and the Moon
Title remainder
how Margaret Hamilton saved the first lunar landing
Statement of responsibility
by Dean Robbins ; illustrated by Lucy Knisley
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introduces the woman mathematician whose childhood love of numbers led to her prestigious education and contributions at NASA while explaining how her handwritten codes proved essential throughout numerous space missions
Summary
Margaret Hamilton loved numbers as a young girl. She knew how many miles it was to the moon (and how many back). She loved studying algebra and geometry and calculus and using math to solve problems in the outside world
Writing style
Illustration
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10562896
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robbins, Dean
Dewey number
  • 629.45/4092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QA76.2.H36
LC item number
R63 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
630
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 2
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Knisley, Lucy
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True
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  • Hamilton, Margaret Heafield
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Computer software developers
  • Computer programmers
  • Women scientists
  • Scientists
  • Moon
  • Hamilton, Margaret Heafield
  • Project Apollo (U.S.)
  • Computer programmers
  • Computer software developers
  • Scientists
  • Women scientists
  • Moon
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the computer scientist who saved the first lunar landing
Label
Margaret and the Moon : how Margaret Hamilton saved the first lunar landing, by Dean Robbins ; illustrated by Lucy Knisley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn930068049
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399551857
Lccn
2015039930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)930068049
Label
Margaret and the Moon : how Margaret Hamilton saved the first lunar landing, by Dean Robbins ; illustrated by Lucy Knisley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn930068049
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399551857
Lccn
2015039930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)930068049

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