Computers; History

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What the Dormouse Said: How the Sixties Counterculture Shaped the Personal ComputerIndustry

What the Dormouse Said

How the Sixties Counterculture Shaped the Personal ComputerIndustry

US$9.99

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

US$24.99

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$16.99

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

The Universal Computer: The Road from Leibniz to Turing

The Universal Computer

The Road from Leibniz to Turing

CRC Press (2011)
US$33.95

The breathtakingly rapid pace of change in computing makes it easy to overlook the pioneers who...

Origins and Foundations of Computing: In Cooperation with Heinz Nixdorf MuseumsForum
US$39.99

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

A Brief History of Computing
US$49.99

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

US$7.99

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

US$27.99

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

US$19.99

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

Rechnen mit Maschinen: Eine Bildgeschichte der Rechentechnik

Rechnen mit Maschinen

Eine Bildgeschichte der Rechentechnik

US$74.99

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