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Illustrated by: Jessie Hartland
Published by: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Ada Lovelace, Poet of Science: The First Computer Programmerby Diane Stanley
Ada Lovelace, Poet of Science: The First Computer Programmer. Long before the computer age, Ada Lovelace developed the code (first computer program) for Charles Babbage’s famous analytical engine. Her inventive spirit and creative mind come alive in this strikingly illustrated biography that captures Ada’s life story from imaginative child to brilliant scientist and mathematician. Includes Author’s Note, Bibliography, Glossary, and Important Dates. (SAB)Learn more about this title.