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The Origins of Digital Computers: Selected Papers

Brian Randell - Computers - 2012 - 464 pages
My interest in the history of digital computers became an active one when I had the fortune to come across the almost entirely forgotten work of PERCY LUDGATE, who designed a ...
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A history of computing technology

Michael Roy Williams - Business & Economics - 1985 - 432 pages
This second edition of the popular reference and textbook outlines the historical developments in computing technology. The book describes historical aspects of calculation and ...
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Brian Williams - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2001 - 48 pages
Traces the history of inventions in the world of computers, from the abacus to the e-book.
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The computer story

Irving E. Fang - Computers - 1988 - 104 pages
A history of the computer as it developed from Babbage's vision of a machine as large as a house that could solve any arithmetic problem to tomorrow's supercomputers which will ...
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Colossus: The Secrets of Bletchley Park's Code-breaking Computers

B. Jack Copeland - Computers - 2010 - 480 pages
With an introductory essay on cryptography and the history of code-breaking by Simon Singh, this book reveals the workings of Colossus and the extraordinary staff at Bletchley ...
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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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