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Author Naber, Therese, author.

Title How the computer changed history / by Therese Naber ; content consultant, Janet Abbate, PhD, Associate Professor, Science & Technology in Society, Virginia Tech.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, Minnesota : Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 004 NAB    DUE 11-04-18
Description 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 x 25 cm.
text rdacontent
still image rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Essential library of inventions
Essential library of inventions.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-109) and index.
Summary Examines the development of the computer, how it works, and how it has become a standard machine used in businesses, homes, and industries. Features include essential facts, a glossary, selected bibliography, websites, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and maps, charts, and diagrams. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
Contents The interconnections problem -- Early history -- From people to machines -- Calculating machines -- The second generation -- One chip -- Portable computers -- The future of computing.
Subject Computers -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Inventions -- Juvenile literature.
Computers -- History.
Added Title Computer changed history
ISBN 9781624037825 (lib. bdg.)
1624037828 (lib. bdg.)

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