Electronic Brains: Stories from the Dawn of the Computer Age
By the 1960s IBM had beaten all rivals and dominated the world computer market. But IBM came late to the race. From the 1930s to the 1960s, small, independent teams on four continents worked on the development of the first modern computers. This is the story of these teams.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jbennett - LibraryThing
This is a thoroughly enjoyable book covering the early years of computing roughly up to the mid 60s but focusing on the pioneering computers and teams around the world after the Second World War. I ... Read full review
Electronic brains: stories from the dawn of the computer ageUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Inspired by a popular BBC radio series of the same name, this book details the post-war computer development boom, concentrating on the personalities instead of the technology, and blending human ... Read full review