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ENIAC in Action

Making and Remaking the Modern Computer

ENIAC in Action( )
Contribution by: Haigh, Thomas
Priestley, Mark
Rope, Crispin
Author: Aspray, William
Misa, Thomas J.
Series title:History of Computing Ser.
Publication Date:Jan 2018
Publisher:MIT Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $66.99
Book Description:

The history of the first programmable electronic computer, from its conception, construction, and use to its afterlife as a part of computing folklore.

Conceived in 1943, completed in 1945, and decommissioned in 1955, ENIAC (the Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer) was the first general-purpose programmable electronic computer. But ENIAC was more than just a milestone on the road to the modern computer. During its decade of operational life, ENIAC calculated...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Computers / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):17.9 x 22.7 x 1.785 cm
Book Weight:0.566 Kilograms

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