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Turing: Pioneer of the Information Age

B. Jack Copeland - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 320 pages
Alan Turing can be regarded as one of the greatest scientists of the 20th century. But who was Turing, and what did he achieve during his tragically short life of 41 years ...
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Computing Before Computers

William Aspray - Technology & Engineering - 1990 - 266 pages
Surveys the concepts, technology, purpose, and impact of computing devices before the electronic digital computer was developed after World War II. Includes devices from ...
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History of Computing in the Twentieth Century

Nicholas Metropolis - Reference - 2014 - 659 pages
History of Computing in the Twentieth Century
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Howard Aiken: Portrait of a Computer Pioneer

I. Bernard Cohen - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 329 pages
Biography of Howard Aiken, a major figure of the early digital era, by a major historian of science who was also a colleague of Aiken's at Harvard.
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The First Computers: History and Architectures

Raśl Rojas, Ulf Hashagen - Computers - 2002 - 472 pages
A history of computing focusing on the actual architectures of the first machines that made electronic computing a practical reality.
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Alan Turing: The Enigma: The Book That Inspired the Film "The Imitation Game"

Andrew Hodges - Biography & Autobiography - 2014 - 768 pages
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The official book behind the Academy Award-winning film The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley It is only a slight ...
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Electronic Brains:: Stories from the Dawn of the Computer Age

Mike Hally - Science - 2005 - 300 pages
We've come so far, so fast. Within a relatively short period of time, we've managed to put enormous computing power in offices and homes around the globe. But before there was ...
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Landmarks in digital computing: a Smithsonian pictorial history

Peggy A. Kidwell, Paul E. Ceruzzi - Computers - 1994 - 148 pages
Offering a fascinating visual record of the milestones in digital computing, this illustrated volume discusses the social and economic impact of each of the 40-plus significant ...
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