Female Role Models (was: Favorite NON-fiction)

Wed Jan 29 07:51:24 PST 2003

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Frank Mayhar [mailto:frank at exit.com] 

> She was the Grand Old Lady of computing.  There aren't many 
> heroes in my field, but she was one of them, along with Alan 
> Turing and a very few others.

Hmm.  You've attracted my interest.  Is there a good book or two that you know of that talks about Grace, Ada (and presumably others?) in their roles related to computing, at least (I'm not terribly interested in what they had for breakfast every day...)?