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Author Barrett, Neil, 1962-

Title The binary revolution : the development of the computer / Neil Barrett.

Imprint London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2006.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    004.16 BAR    Available
Description 304 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]) and index.
Contents What is a computer? -- How did computers develop? -- How do computers work? -- How are computers programmed? -- What do operating systems do? -- Where did the Internet come from? -- Putting the Internet to work -- Problems with computers -- The future of computing.
Subject Computers -- History.
Computer engineering -- History.
ISBN 0297847384 (hbk.)
9780297847380 (hbk.)

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