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Grace Hopper and the invention of the information age

Author: Kurt W Beyer
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 2009.
Series: Lemelson Center studies in invention and innovation series
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The career of computer visionary Grace Murray Hopper, whose innovative work in programming laid the foundations for the user-friendliness of today's personal computers that sparked the information  Read more...

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Named Person: Grace Hopper
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kurt W Beyer
ISBN: 9780262013109 026201310X
OCLC Number: 938712837
Description: xii, 389 s. : ill.
Series Title: Lemelson Center studies in invention and innovation series
Responsibility: Kurt W. Beyer.

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"Beyer's meticulously researched biography shows how Hopper was one of the first to realise that software was the key to unlocking the power of the computer." -- The Guardian "Bravo to Beyer for Read more...

 
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