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The Resource Hedy & her amazing invention, Jan Wahl ; illustrated by Morgana Wallace

Hedy & her amazing invention, Jan Wahl ; illustrated by Morgana Wallace

Label
Hedy & her amazing invention
Title
Hedy & her amazing invention
Statement of responsibility
Jan Wahl ; illustrated by Morgana Wallace
Title variation
Hedy and her amazing invention
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The latest by prolific children's book author Jan Wahl, Hedy and her Amazing Invention teaches kids about the pioneering scientific work and inspiring courage of Hedy Lamarr, the famous Hollywood actress who fought against old-fashioned parents, a domineering husband, prejudice, and stereotypes to become an accomplished inventor whose work helped pave the way for many of the communications technologies we enjoy today
Summary
Shares the life of the actress and inventor, describing how she overcame prejudice and stereotypes to become an accomplished inventor whose work helped pave the way for many modern communication technologies
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10757124
Cataloging source
PABRO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wahl, Jan
Dewey number
790
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2287.L24
LC item number
W34 2019
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
800
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wallace, Morgana
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lamarr, Hedy
  • Actresses
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Actresses
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Hedy & her amazing invention, Jan Wahl ; illustrated by Morgana Wallace
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
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780998799995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1028838410
Label
Hedy & her amazing invention, Jan Wahl ; illustrated by Morgana Wallace
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
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780998799995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1028838410

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