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The Resource Enchantress of numbers : a novel of Ada Lovelace, Jennifer Chiaverini

Enchantress of numbers : a novel of Ada Lovelace, Jennifer Chiaverini

Label
Enchantress of numbers : a novel of Ada Lovelace
Title
Enchantress of numbers
Title remainder
a novel of Ada Lovelace
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Chiaverini
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The only legitimate child of the Romantic poet Lord Byron, Ada was destined for fame. Estranged from Ada's father, Ada's mathematician mother is determined to save her child from her perilous Byron heritage and provides her daughter with an education grounded in mathematics and science. When Ada is introduced into London society, she discovers the intellectual and social circles she has craved. Little does she realize that her new friendship with inventor Charles Babbage will shape her destiny. Ada resolves to help Babbage realize his vision of calculating machines, understanding how his invention could transform the world"--Back cover
Summary
Rigorously educated in mathematics and science by her mother, an only legitimate child of brilliant Romantic poet Lord Byron is introduced into London society as a highly eligible heiress before forging a deep bond with inventor Charles Babbage and using her unique talents to become the world's first computer programmer
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Loan Stars Favourites, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10601137
Cataloging source
KyBuM
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Chiaverini, Jennifer
Dewey number
Fic
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print core
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  • Lovelace, Ada King
  • Babbage, Charles
  • Inventors
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
Enchantress of numbers : a novel of Ada Lovelace, Jennifer Chiaverini
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
769 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432843663
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Note
HISTORICAL FICTION
Specific material designation
large print
Label
Enchantress of numbers : a novel of Ada Lovelace, Jennifer Chiaverini
Publication
Copyright
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
769 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432843663
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Note
HISTORICAL FICTION
Specific material designation
large print

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