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Before the computer : IBM, NCR, Burroughs, and Remington Rand and the industry they created, 1856-1956

Author: James W Cortada
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Princeton Univ. Press, 2000.
Series: Princeton studies in business and technology
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4. print. and 1. paperback printView all editions and formats
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An investigation of the American data processing industry, from its 19th-century inception to the present day's reliance on computing systems. The author describes how many instruments used by  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Remington Rand Corporation
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James W Cortada
ISBN: 069104807X 9780691048079 0691050457 9780691050454
OCLC Number: 633276981
Description: XXII, 350 Seiten : Illustrationen.
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Series Title: Princeton studies in business and technology
Responsibility: James W. Cortada.
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"This beautifully produced book ... makes an essential contribution to the history of data processing and computing. Its data alone should make the book a basic reference for scholars."---Steven W. Read more...

 
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