Ada Byron Lovelace And The Thinking Machine

Author: Laurie Wallmark
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ISBN: 9781939547200
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Ada Lovelace, the daughter of the famous romantic poet, Lord Byron, develops her creativity through science and math. When she meets Charles Babbage, the inventor of the first mechanical computer, Ada understands the machine better than anyone else and writes the world's first computer program in order to demonstrate its capabilities.

Grace Hopper

Author: Laurie Wallmark
Publisher: Sterling Children's Books
ISBN: 9781454920007
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This is a children's book biography of Grace Hopper, who played a prominent role in the early days of computers.--

Ada Lovelace

Author: Mary Boone
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1543527760
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Ada Lovelace wasn't just a mathematician. She was a pioneer in computer programming. Young readers will learn how this woman who lived 200 years ago helped the world see machines and numbers in new ways. Bring augmented reality to your students by downloading the free Capstone 4D app and scanning for access to an online article, video, and discussion questions.

More Girls Who Rocked The World

Author: Michelle Roehm McCann
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1582706409
Size: 71.70 MB
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"Young women today crave strong, independent role models to look to for motivation. In the follow-up to the 2012 bestseller Girls Who Rocked the World, More Girls Who Rocked the World offers a fun and inspiring collection of influential stories with forty-five more movers and shakers who rocked the world before turning twenty. A variety of achievements, interests, and ethnic backgrounds are represented, from Annie Oakley and Cleopatra to Malala Yousafzai and Misty Copeland--each with her own incredible story of how she created life-changing opportunities for herself and the world. Personal aspirations from today's young women are also interspersed throughout the book, as well as profiles of teenagers who are out there rocking the world right now"--

Ada Lovelace

Author: Gina Hagler
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
ISBN: 1499462824
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Born during a short-lived marriage between the Romantic poet Lord Byron and an educated mathematician, Lovelace felt the pull of both the creative and scientific worlds. As a lonely and sickly young girl, Lovelace spent her hours building a flying machine and other inventions. While her mother pushed the study of mathematics on her, Lovelace often applied poetic and intuitive thinking to scientific concepts. It was during her work with mathematician Charles Babbage that she pushed the boundaries of technology. Lovelace’s detailed notes on Babbage’s Analytical Machine include a calculation method that has earned her recognition as the first computer programmer.

Logicomix

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ISBN: 9789608399679
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An innovative, dramatic graphic novel about the treacherous pursuit of the foundations of mathematics.

Author: Απ́οστολος Κ Δοξίαδης
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ISBN: 9789600310115
Size: 68.73 MB
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Down By The River

Author: Andrew Weiner
Publisher: Abrams
ISBN: 1683352831
Size: 53.95 MB
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One beautiful autumn day, Art sets out with his mother and grandfather for a fishing trip. Fishing days are Art’s favorite. He loves learning the ropes from Grandpa—the different kinds of flies and tackle and the trout that frequent their favorite river. Art especially appreciates Grandpa’s stories. But, this time, hearing the story about Mom’s big catch on her first cast ever makes Art feel insecure about his own fishing skills. But, as Art hooks a beautiful brown trout, he finds reassurance in Grandpa’s stories and marvels in the sport and a day spent with family, promising to continue the tradition with his own grandkids generations later. Illustrated with lush imagery by rising star April Chu, Down by the River celebrates fishing, family, and fun.

Author: David Herbert Lawrence
Publisher:
ISBN: 9789604882700
Size: 59.93 MB
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Who Was Ada Lovelace

Author: Lucy Lethbridge
Publisher: Short Books
ISBN: 9781904095767
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Daughter of the poet Lord Byron, Ada Lovelace was a child prodigy. Brilliant at maths, she read numbers like most people read words. In 1834 she came to the attention of scientist Charles Babbage, who had just built an amazing 'thinking machine'. Thus began a remarkable collaboration in the invention of computer. Ages 10+.