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From ENIAC to UNIVAC : an appraisal of the Eckert-Mauchly computers

Author: Nancy B Stern
Publisher: Bedford, Mass. : Digital Press, ©1981.
Series: Digital Press history of computing series.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Stern, Nancy B.
From ENIAC to UNIVAC.
Bedford, Mass. : Digital Press, ©1981
(OCoLC)644262663
Named Person: J Presper Eckert; John W Mauchly; J Presper Eckert; John W Mauchly
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy B Stern
ISBN: 0932376142 9780932376145
OCLC Number: 7459372
Description: ix, 286 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. The ENIAC: genesis of a computer --
2. ENIAC research and development --
3. ENIAC to EDVAC: from confidence to conflict --
4. John von Neumann and the Moore School computers --
5. Transition to the private sector --
6. The BINAC: a controversial milestone --
7. The UNIVAC and beyond --
8. In retrospect --
Appendix A. "First draft of a report on the EDIVAC" / by John von Neumann.
Series Title: Digital Press history of computing series.
Other Titles: Eckert-Mauchly computers.
Responsibility: Nancy Stern.

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