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The Resource Amazing American inventors of the 20th century, Laura S. Jeffrey

Amazing American inventors of the 20th century, Laura S. Jeffrey

Label
Amazing American inventors of the 20th century
Title
Amazing American inventors of the 20th century
Statement of responsibility
Laura S. Jeffrey
Title variation
Amazing American inventors of the twentieth century
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Learn about these amazing inventors of the 20th century: William Lear, Philo Farnsworth, Beatrice Kenner, Gertrude Belle Elion, Gordon Gould, Charles Ginsburg, Robert Shurney, Jack Kilby, Stephanie Kwolek and Lonnie Johnson"--
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Summary
"Learn about these amazing inventors of the 20th century: William Lear, Philo Farnsworth, Beatrice Kenner, Gertrude Belle Elion, Gordon Gould, Charles Ginsburg, Robert Shurney, Jack Kilby, Stephanie Kwolek and Lonnie Johnson"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10301526
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
609.2/273
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
T39
LC item number
.J439 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
850
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Inspiring collective biographies
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Amazing American inventors of the 20th century, Laura S. Jeffrey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originaly published as American inventors of the 20th century in 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
William Lear : inventor of the impossible -- Philo Farnsworth : the father of television -- Beatrice Kenner : making life easier -- Gertrude Belle Elion : a life saver -- Gordon Gould : receiving his due -- Charles Ginsburg : a team leader -- Robert Shurney : a struggle for success -- Jack Kilby : the might of a tiny chip -- Stephanie Kwolek : strong as Kevlar -- Lonnie Johnson : ready, aim, soak!
Control code
5672351
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781464402456
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012024611
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn808005907
  • (OCoLC)808005907
Label
Amazing American inventors of the 20th century, Laura S. Jeffrey
Publication
Note
Originaly published as American inventors of the 20th century in 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
William Lear : inventor of the impossible -- Philo Farnsworth : the father of television -- Beatrice Kenner : making life easier -- Gertrude Belle Elion : a life saver -- Gordon Gould : receiving his due -- Charles Ginsburg : a team leader -- Robert Shurney : a struggle for success -- Jack Kilby : the might of a tiny chip -- Stephanie Kwolek : strong as Kevlar -- Lonnie Johnson : ready, aim, soak!
Control code
5672351
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781464402456
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012024611
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn808005907
  • (OCoLC)808005907

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