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Howard Aiken : portrait of a computer pioneer.

Author: Bernard L Cohen
Publisher: London : MIT Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st ed
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Biography of Howard Aiken, a major figure of the early digital era, by a major historian of science who was also a colleague of Aiken's at Harvard.

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Named Person: Howard Aiken.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard L Cohen
ISBN: 0262032627 9780262032629 0262531798 9780262531795
OCLC Number: 488905844
Description: xx, 329 p. : illustrations

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"Cohen's close relationship with Aiken endows his history with rich details but never clouds his vision of Aiken's dark side. Much more than a history of computing, this book is an engaging story of Read more...

 
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