Artifact Details

Title

The history of computing : a biographical portrait of the visionaries who shaped the destiny of the computer industry

Catalog Number

102703269

Type

Text

Date

1981

Author

Zientara, Marguerite

Publisher

CW Communications, Inc.

Extent

56 p.

Description

Visionaries profiled include Blaise Pascal, Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, Charles Babbage, George Boole, William Burroughs, Herman Hollerith, Thomas J. Watson, Sr., Alan M. Turing, Konrad Zuse, J. Presper Eckert Jr. and John William Mauchly, and Grace Murray Hopper. The collection has three copies of this work.

Category

Book

Lot Number

X6820.2013