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Who invented the computer? : the legal battle that changed computing history

Author: Alice R Burks
Publisher: Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the facts surrounding the 1973 federal trial that dealt with the dispute over which company invented the first "automatic electronic digital computer."
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice R Burks
ISBN: 1591020344 9781591020349
OCLC Number: 51294041
Description: 463 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: A: Nothing but the truth --
B: The court of public opinion --
C: Closing argument.
Responsibility: Alice Rowe Burks ; foreword by Douglas Hofstadter.

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Examines the facts surrounding the 1973 federal trial that dealt with the dispute over which company invented the first "automatic electronic digital computer."

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