Condition: Very Good, orange cardstock covers with white spine, titles in black; light edgewear to covers; binding is tight, pages clean.
Categories: 1950's computers and computing, Biography and Company Histories, Computers and Society, Databooks, Handbooks, Manual -- Burroughs, General Histories and References, Hardware, Magazines, Programming and Programming Languages, General Programming, Philosophy of Programming, Technical Journals, Proceedings, Conferences, AFIPS, Miscellaneous
Item DescriptionIncludes, Allan G. Bromley, The Evolution of Babbage's Calculating Engine; Watts S. Humphrey, MOBIDIC and Fieldata; Masani, Brian Randell, Ferry and Richard Saeks - The Wiener Memorandum on the Mechanical Solution of Partial differential equations
Other items include, ENIAC 40th anniversary (Harry D. Huskey), Celebration at the Moore School; Eckert at the Computer Museum (Maurice V. Wilkes); self-study questions; Anecdotes -- Babbage's expectations for the difference engine (Wilkes); James Wilkinson 1919-1986; Comments, queries and debates, incl. Burroughs B 5000 oral history (Bruce Bruemmer); DASK the first Danish computer (Jakob Nielsen); reviews on The Calculating Passion of Ada Byron (Nancy Stern), and more.