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Product Description: Bill Gates is one of the biggest names in computer history, as a pioneering founder of Microsoft and a groundbreaking computer programmer. Readers will learn about Gates early life and his work leading the personal computer revolution...read more

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9781508148289 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $11.75 | About this edition: Bill Gates is one of the biggest names in computer history, as a pioneering founder of Microsoft and a groundbreaking computer programmer.

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9781508148203 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Bill Gates is one of the biggest names in computer history, as a pioneering founder of Microsoft and a groundbreaking computer programmer.

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Product Description: Presents facts about Flickr, including how it was created, how it works, and its impact on society.

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9781680781892 | Checkerboard Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: Presents facts about Flickr, including how it was created, how it works, and its impact on society.

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Product Description: Creator of the Ford Motor Company and moving assembly lines, Henry Ford changed the way companies did business. Historic photos and easy-to-read text take readers into the athletes life. Zoom in even deeper with quick stats, a timeline, and bolded glossary terms.

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9781680792300 | Abdo Zoom, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: Creator of the Ford Motor Company and moving assembly lines, Henry Ford changed the way companies did business.

Product Description: Tenth-century mathematician al-Karaji is best known for his writings on algebra and for freeing algebra from geometry. The scholar spent most of his life in Baghdad, where he established a school for algebra and served as a vizier for the Abbasid government...read more

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9781508171430 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $37.10 | About this edition: Tenth-century mathematician al-Karaji is best known for his writings on algebra and for freeing algebra from geometry.

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Product Description: Technology has made modern life as we know it possible, but theres always a downside to technological advances. Some technology can be helpful, but some is downright freaky. From secret computer viruses made by the government to incredible technology that keeps buildings safe during windstorms or earthquakes, this book explores the world of technology with an eye on the weird fringes that spark some of the most useful and wild inventions in the world...read more

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9781482448443 | Gareth Stevens Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: Technology has made modern life as we know it possible, but theres always a downside to technological advances.

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9781680781953 | Checkerboard Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07

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9781680781564 | Super Sandcastle, August 15, 2016, cover price $25.65

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Product Description: Scientists can change the world! Albert Einstein's theories helped us understand how light works. This title introduces budding scientists and engineers to Albert Einstein whose discoveries changed the course of science.

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9781680781557 | Super Sandcastle, August 15, 2016, cover price $25.65 | About this edition: Scientists can change the world!

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9781508152514 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $423.00

Product Description: Go behind the screens of today's most popular social media websites with Social Media Sensations! Meet each site's founders, learn about its company history, exciting features, and discover how each has forever influenced the way we interact...read more

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9781680781878 | Checkerboard Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $216.56 | About this edition: Go behind the screens of today's most popular social media websites with Social Media Sensations!

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Product Description: This title examines Pinterest, the interest sharing website. Readers will learn about company history and development, how Pinterest operates, issues the company faces such as inappropriate content, and its impact on society. Color photos accompany easy-to-read, compelling text...read more

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9781680781915 | Checkerboard Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: This title examines Pinterest, the interest sharing website.

Product Description: Incredible Inventors covers the lives of inventors whose accomplishments changed the world. Each book is broken down into easy-to-read chapters, with engaging photos for visual learners. Plus, quick stats and key dates sections make these books perfect for reports.

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9781680792263 | Abdo Zoom, August 15, 2016, cover price $162.42 | About this edition: Incredible Inventors covers the lives of inventors whose accomplishments changed the world.

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9781680781939 | Checkerboard Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07

Inside this volume, readers learn about the life of the first computer programmer, Ada Lovelace. This book covers Lovelaces early childhood, as the highly intelligent and inquisitive daughter of famous poet Lord Byron, as well as her forays into developing the first computer program, over a hundred years before computers as we know them were in use. Readers will learn how Lovelaces work set the stage for other computer pioneers and how it still impacts us today. This engaging biography pairs information-rich text with vivid artwork to give readers a firm grasp on Lovelaces life and legacy. Sidebars and a timeline provide additional information. This biography is an excellent supplement to both STEM instruction and history curricula.

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9781508148302 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $11.75 | About this edition: Inside this volume, readers learn about the life of the first computer programmer, Ada Lovelace.

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9781508148104 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25

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Product Description: Mark Zuckerberg is one of the most widely recognizable figures in society today for his social media pioneering. In this book, readers will learn about Zuckerbergs early life and how it led to the development of Facebook. This book also presents ways that Zuckerbergs work has shaped our world and the way people use computers...read more

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9781508148388 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $11.75 | About this edition: Mark Zuckerberg is one of the most widely recognizable figures in society today for his social media pioneering.

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9781508148036 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: Mark Zuckerberg is one of the most widely recognizable figures in society today for his social media pioneering.

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Product Description: While mathematics impacts many aspects of our lives, mathematicians arent necessarily household names. This compendium introduces readers to a brilliant collection of original thinkers. The group encompasses ancient sages, Renaissance geniuses, Enlightenment-era polymaths, nineteenth-century innovators, some of the greatest minds of the twentieth century, and current leaders in the field...read more
By Louis C. Coakley (editor)

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9781680485080 | Britannica Educational Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $36.25 | About this edition: While mathematics impacts many aspects of our lives, mathematicians arent necessarily household names.

Product Description: We owe our understanding of the world around us to the insights and experiments of countless scientists. This volume introduces just over one hundred of the most influential figures in the history of the field. It spans thousands of years, from Thales of Miletus (who flourished in the sixth century BCE) to living luminaries, such as Craig Mello, Neil deGrasse Tyson, and Shinya Yamanaka...read more
By Elizabeth Lachner (editor)

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9781680485103 | Britannica Educational Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $36.25 | About this edition: We owe our understanding of the world around us to the insights and experiments of countless scientists.

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Product Description: This volume is an exciting exploration into the life of American computer pioneer Steve Jobs, cofounder of Apple, Inc., and one of the leaders of the personal computer revolution. This book covers Jobs early life as well as his work as CEO of Apple, including his amazing computer inventions...read more

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9781508148371 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $11.75 | About this edition: This volume is an exciting exploration into the life of American computer pioneer Steve Jobs, cofounder of Apple, Inc.

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9781508148043 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: This volume is an exciting exploration into the life of American computer pioneer Steve Jobs, cofounder of Apple, Inc.

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Product Description: Inventor of the telephone, Alexander Graham Bell made communication around the world much easier. Historic photos and easy-to-read text take readers into the athletes life. Zoom in even deeper with quick stats, a timeline, and bolded glossary terms.

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9781680792270 | Abdo Zoom, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: Inventor of the telephone, Alexander Graham Bell made communication around the world much easier.

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Product Description: A scientist, inventor, and author, Benjamin Franklin was a key leader during the American Revolution. Historic photos and easy-to-read text take readers into the athletes life. Zoom in even deeper with quick stats, a timeline, and bolded glossary terms.

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9781680792287 | Abdo Zoom, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: A scientist, inventor, and author, Benjamin Franklin was a key leader during the American Revolution.

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9781508102205 | Britannica Educational Pub, August 15, 2016, cover price $181.25

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Product Description: Looks at the life, work, and influence of the Arab polymath scholar who made important contributions to a wide range of fields during the Islamic Golden Age.

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9781508171393 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $37.10 | About this edition: Looks at the life, work, and influence of the Arab polymath scholar who made important contributions to a wide range of fields during the Islamic Golden Age.

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Product Description: This title examines Facebook, the social media website. Readers will learn about company history and development, how Facebook operates, issues the company faces such as cyberbullying, and its impact on society. Key components such as News Feed and Like are also explored...read more

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9781680781885 | Checkerboard Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: This title examines Facebook, the social media website.

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Product Description: What would life be like without the Internet? In this book, readers will meet Tim Berners-Lee, who is regarded as the inventor of the World Wide Web. Readers will learn about Berners-Lees early life and career, followed by his work developing the World Wide Web and first web browser...read more

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9781508148364 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016), cover price $11.75 | About this edition: What would life be like without the Internet?

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9781508148050 | Powerkids Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $26.25 | About this edition: What would life be like without the Internet?

Product Description: This title examines Vine, the video sharing website. Readers will learn about company history and development, how Vine operates, issues the company faces such as inappropriate content, and its impact on society. Key components such as VineKids, and Snap to Beat are also explored...read more

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9781680781946 | Checkerboard Library, August 15, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: This title examines Vine, the video sharing website.

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