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Hedy Lamarr and a Secret Communication System (Inventions and Discovery)

Trina Robbins, Cynthia Martin (Illustrator)

Paperback

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Hardcover (9/1/2006)

Description

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.

Capstone Press, 9780736896412, 32pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2007