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Ada Byron Lovelace and the thinking machine /

by Wallmark, Laurie; Chu, April[ill.].
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: [s.l] : Creston Books, 2015Description: [40] p. : ill. ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9781939547200 .Subject(s): Lovelace, Ada King, Countess of, 1815-1852 -- Biography | Babbage, Charles, 1791-1871 -- Juvenile literature | Women mathematicians -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Women computer programmers -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Mathematicians -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Computers -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literatureSummary: 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. List(s) this item appears in: AESL: Christmas readings 2017 | AESL: Biographies
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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.

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