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The Resource Stopping bullets with a thread : Stephanie Kwolek and her incredible invention, Edwin Brit Wyckoff

Stopping bullets with a thread : Stephanie Kwolek and her incredible invention, Edwin Brit Wyckoff

Label
Stopping bullets with a thread : Stephanie Kwolek and her incredible invention
Title
Stopping bullets with a thread
Title remainder
Stephanie Kwolek and her incredible invention
Statement of responsibility
Edwin Brit Wyckoff
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Biography of the woman chemist who invented Kevlar, a superstrong fiber used to make, among other things, bullet-resistent vests
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wyckoff, Edwin Brit
Dewey number
  • 677/.68
  • B
  • 926.77/68
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TS1440.K96
LC item number
W93 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Genius at work!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kwolek, Stephanie
  • Kwolek, Stephanie
  • Industrial chemists
  • Inventors
  • Ballistic fabrics
  • Inventors
  • Chemists
  • Women
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Stopping bullets with a thread : Stephanie Kwolek and her incredible invention, Edwin Brit Wyckoff
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip073/2006034682.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1136699
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780766028500
Lccn
2006034682
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1136699
  • (OCoLC)74029319
Label
Stopping bullets with a thread : Stephanie Kwolek and her incredible invention, Edwin Brit Wyckoff
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip073/2006034682.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1136699
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780766028500
Lccn
2006034682
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1136699
  • (OCoLC)74029319

Library Locations

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      42.6961299 -71.1263305
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