Rand And The Information Evolution - A History In Essays And Vignettes - Willis H. Ware
RAND Corp. (2008)
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Computer science - Research, Information Technology, Military research - History, Research institutes - History

This professional memoir describes RAND1s contributions to the evolution of computer science, particularly during the first decades following World War II, when digital computers succeeded slide rules, mechanical desk calculators, electric accounting machines, and analog computers. The memoir includes photographs and vignettes that reveal the collegial, creative, and often playful spirit in which the groundbreaking research was conducted at RAND.

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LoC Classification QA76.27 .W37 2008
Dewey 355/.070973
Format Paperback
Cover Price 34,00 €
No. of Pages 201
Height x Width 280 mm
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