Computers; History

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What the Dormouse Said: How the Sixties Counterculture Shaped the Personal Computer Industry

What the Dormouse Said

How the Sixties Counterculture Shaped the Personal Computer Industry

Penguin Publishing Group (2005)
US$17.00

Most histories of the personal computer industry focus on technology or business. John Markoff’s...

It Began with Babbage: The Genesis of Computer Science

It Began with Babbage

The Genesis of Computer Science

Oxford University Press (2014)
US$22.49

A complete and accessible history of computer science, beginning with Charles Babbage in 1819.

Jacquard's Web: How a hand-loom led to the birth of the information age

Jacquard's Web

How a hand-loom led to the birth of the information age

OUP Oxford (2004)
US$15.29

Jacquard's Web tells one of the greatest untold stories of science: how a hand loom invented in...

Origins and Foundations of Computing: In Cooperation with Heinz Nixdorf MuseumsForum
Springer Berlin Heidelberg (2009)
US$29.73

This text explores how intellectual developments in logic and mathematics were gradually matched by...

A Brief History of Computing
Springer London (2012)
US$36.34

This concise, easy-to-follow book introduces key topics in the history of computing from 3000 B.C....

Digital Revolutionaries: The Men and Women Who Brought Computing to Life

Digital Revolutionaries

The Men and Women Who Brought Computing to Life

Roaring Brook Press (2009)
US$6.79

In the beginning, there was the computer. And it was big. As big as a room. Sometimes as big as a...

Alan Turing's Automatic Computing Engine: The Master Codebreaker's Struggle to build the Modern Computer

Alan Turing's Automatic Computing Engine

The Master Codebreaker's Struggle to build the Modern Computer

Oxford University Press (2005)
US$25.19

The mathematical genius Alan Turing (1912-1954) was one of the greatest scientists and thinkers of...

Informatik: Aktuelle Themen im historischen Kontext

Informatik

Aktuelle Themen im historischen Kontext

Springer Berlin Heidelberg (2006)
US$15.73

Die Informatik ist eine junge Wissenschaft, die sich durch einen rasanten technischen Fortschritt...

Rechnen mit Maschinen: Eine Bildgeschichte der Rechentechnik

Rechnen mit Maschinen (2nd ed.)

Eine Bildgeschichte der Rechentechnik

Springer Berlin Heidelberg (2006)
US$52.75

In diesem umfangreichen, vor fast 40 Jahren erschienenen Werk wurde die Geschichte der Rechentechnik...

Der Computer - Mein Lebenswerk
Springer Berlin Heidelberg (2007)
US$24.98

Autobiografie des Computerpioniers Konrad Zuse: "… Für entspannende und erholsame Stunden,...