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Hedy Lamarr's double life
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Contributors:
Wu, Katy, illustrator.
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More Details
Published:
New York : Sterling Children's Books, [2019].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
42 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781454926917, 1454926910
Lexile measure:
900

Notes

Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Description
Hedy Lamarr became a movie legend, but her true loves were always science and engineering. During World War II, Hedy collaborated with another inventor on an innovative technology called frequency hopping. It was designed to prevent the enemy from jamming torpedo radio signals and commanding weapons to go off course. Frequency hopping is still used today to keep our cell phone messages private and defend our computers from hackers. In this biography, meet the real Hedy Lamarr : not only a beloved film star, but a visionary scientist who helped create the world we live in today.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Wallmark, L., & Wu, K. (2019). Hedy Lamarr's double life. New York: Sterling Children's Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Wallmark, Laurie and Katy, Wu. 2019. Hedy Lamarr's Double Life. New York: Sterling Children's Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Wallmark, Laurie and Katy, Wu, Hedy Lamarr's Double Life. New York: Sterling Children's Books, 2019.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Wallmark, Laurie, and Katy Wu. Hedy Lamarr's Double Life. New York: Sterling Children's Books, 2019. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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