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The Resource Grace Hopper : admiral of the Cyber Sea, Kathleen Broome Williams

Grace Hopper : admiral of the Cyber Sea, Kathleen Broome Williams

Label
Grace Hopper : admiral of the Cyber Sea
Title
Grace Hopper
Title remainder
admiral of the Cyber Sea
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen Broome Williams
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When grace Hooper retired as a rear admiral from the U.S. Navy in 1986, she was the first woman restricted line officer to reach flag rank and, at the age of seventy-nine, the oldest serving officer in the Navy. A mathematician by training who became a computer scientist, the eccentric and outspoken Hoper helped propel the Navy into the computer age. She also was a superb publicist for the Navy, appearing frequently on radio and television and quoted regularly in newspapers and magazines. Yet in spite of all the attention she received, until now ""Amazing Grace, "" as she was called, has n
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Kathleen Broome
Dewey number
004.092
Index
index present
LC call number
V63.H66
LC item number
W55 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Library of naval biography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hopper, Grace Murray
  • Women admirals
  • Admirals
  • Women computer engineers
  • Computer engineers
  • Hopper, Grace Murray
  • COMPUTERS
  • COMPUTERS
  • COMPUTERS
  • COMPUTERS
  • COMPUTERS
  • COMPUTERS
  • COMPUTERS
  • Admirals
  • Computer engineers
  • Women admirals
  • Women computer engineers
  • United States
Label
Grace Hopper : admiral of the Cyber Sea, Kathleen Broome Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Remember Your Great-Grandfather the Admiral -- 2. You're in the Navy Now -- 3. Women Enter the World of Technology -- 4. A WAVE Ordnance Officer? -- 5. I'm in the Reserve, Retired, and on Active Duty -- 6. The Navy's Best Recruiter? -- 7. Amazing Grace
Control code
818867202
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Naval Institute Press paperack ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 240 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612512655
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
c8466e3b-52f2-434a-85e1-f1a3cca5c1a4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818867202
Label
Grace Hopper : admiral of the Cyber Sea, Kathleen Broome Williams
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Remember Your Great-Grandfather the Admiral -- 2. You're in the Navy Now -- 3. Women Enter the World of Technology -- 4. A WAVE Ordnance Officer? -- 5. I'm in the Reserve, Retired, and on Active Duty -- 6. The Navy's Best Recruiter? -- 7. Amazing Grace
Control code
818867202
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Naval Institute Press paperack ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 240 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612512655
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
c8466e3b-52f2-434a-85e1-f1a3cca5c1a4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818867202

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