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Hedy Lamarr and a Secret Communication System
by Trina Robbins and Cynthia Martin


Overview - Discover the brilliant life of Hedy Lamarr in this full-color graphic novel. This talented film actress became an influential scientist with her invention of a secret radio system in the early 1940s, a building block of today's wireless communications.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Discover the brilliant life of Hedy Lamarr in this full-color graphic novel. This talented film actress became an influential scientist with her invention of a secret radio system in the early 1940s, a building block of today's wireless communications. With comic book-style illustrations and short, engaging sentences, this biography will inspire, entertain, and inform young readers about an individual who made a significant contribution to society. This must-have graphic novel includes a bibliography, extended reading list, glossary, and further Internet sources.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780736896412
  • ISBN-10: 0736896414
  • Publisher: Capstone Press
  • Publish Date: October 2006
  • Page Count: 32
  • Reading Level: Ages 8-14
  • Dimensions: 8.98 x 6.8 x 0.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.31 pounds

Series: Graphic Library: Inventions and Discovery

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Books > Juvenile Nonfiction > Biography & Autobiography - Science & Technology
Books > Juvenile Nonfiction > Biography & Autobiography - Historical

 
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