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The Computer : An Illustrated History from Its Origins to the Present Day
by Mark Frauenfelder


Overview - From handheld smart phones to vast scientific simulators, computers are developing at ever-increasing speed. In The Computer , uber-technogeek Mark Frauenfelder traces the evolution of this vital machine from its earliest roots through its exciting application in code-breaking during the Second World War, and from its initial use in the workplace and home to its current status as a ubiquitous and increasingly portable part of twenty-first century existence.  Read more...

 
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Overview
From handheld smart phones to vast scientific simulators, computers are developing at ever-increasing speed. In The Computer, uber-technogeek Mark Frauenfelder traces the evolution of this vital machine from its earliest roots through its exciting application in code-breaking during the Second World War, and from its initial use in the workplace and home to its current status as a ubiquitous and increasingly portable part of twenty-first century existence. This highly illustrated social history of the computer examines its profound impact on every sphere of life."


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  • ISBN-13: 9781780976990
  • ISBN-10: 1780976992
  • Publisher: Carlton Books
  • Publish Date: November 2015
  • Page Count: 256
  • Dimensions: 8.3 x 8.2 x 0.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.7 pounds


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