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Conference International Research Conference on the History of Computing (1976 : Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory)

Title A history of computing in the twentieth century : a collection of papers / edited by N. Metropolis, J. Howlett, Gian-Carlo Rota ; contributors, John Backus ... [and others].

Publication Info. New York : Academic Press, 1980.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  QA75.5 .I63 1976    AVAILABLE
Description xix, 659 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Original versions of these papers were presented at the International Research Conference on the History of Computing, held at the Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory, 10-15 June 1976."
Bibliography "The origins of digital computers: supplementary bibliography, B. Randell": p. 629-659.
Subject Computers -- History.
Electronic data processing -- History.
Added Author Metropolis, N. (Nicholas), 1915-
Howlett, J. (Jack), 1912-
Rota, Gian-Carlo, 1932-1999.
ISBN 0124916503

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