Little People, Big Dreams: Hedy Lamarr
Young Hedy Lamarr was fascinated with machines. She love to sit with her father and hear all about scientific theories. A gifted musician and actress, she soon found fame on the stage, but her scientific curiosity never stopped.
Electronics, chemistry, engineering – whatever Hedy put her mind to, she came up with ingenious inventions, blazing a trail for women in science and making great strides towards science. As well as a glittering film career, Hedy developed technology that formed the basis of Wi-Fi and Bluetooth used in our world day. This inspiring book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of Hedy’s astonishing life.
Format: Hardback, 32 pages
Size: 7.68 in x 9.45 in / 195.00 mm x 240.00 mm
Author: Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
Illustrated by: Maggie Cole
Little People, BIG DREAMS is a best-selling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people.
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