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The Resource Makin' numbers : Howard Aiken and the computer, edited by I. Bernard Cohen and Gregory W. Welch with cooperation of Robert V.D. Campbell

Makin' numbers : Howard Aiken and the computer, edited by I. Bernard Cohen and Gregory W. Welch with cooperation of Robert V.D. Campbell

Label
Makin' numbers : Howard Aiken and the computer
Title
Makin' numbers
Title remainder
Howard Aiken and the computer
Statement of responsibility
edited by I. Bernard Cohen and Gregory W. Welch with cooperation of Robert V.D. Campbell
Title variation
Making numbers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
  • 004/.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QA76.2.A35
LC item number
M35 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1914-2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cohen, I. Bernard
  • Welch, Gregory W
  • Campbell, Robert V. D
Series statement
History of computing
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aiken, Howard H.
  • Computer engineers
  • Computers
  • Aiken, Howard H.
  • Computer engineers
  • Computers
  • United States
  • Computers
Label
Makin' numbers : Howard Aiken and the computer, edited by I. Bernard Cohen and Gregory W. Welch with cooperation of Robert V.D. Campbell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references.nd index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Constructing the IBM ASCC (Harvard Mark I)
  • Charles Bashe
  • Programming Mark I
  • Richard Bloch
  • Mark II, an Improved Mark I
  • Robert Campbell
  • Aiken's Alternative Number System
  • Henry Tropp
  • Aiken's Program of Instruction and Training
  • Aiken and the Harvard "Comp Lab"
  • The Name "Mark I"
  • Frederick Brooks Jr.
  • Aiken as a Teacher
  • Peter Calingaert
  • Aiken's Program in a Harvard Setting
  • Gregory Welch (concluding note by Adam Rabb Cohen)
  • Recollections
  • Commander Aiken and My Favorite Computer
  • Grace Hopper
  • Reminiscences of Aiken during World War II and Later
  • Richard Bloch
  • Introducing Howard Aiken
  • Reminiscences of the Boss
  • Anthony Oettinger
  • A View from Overseas
  • Maurice Wilkes
  • Aiken at Home, 1973
  • Henry Tropp
  • In His Own Words
  • Aiken in His Own Words
  • Gregory Welch
  • Appendixes
  • I. Bernard Cohen
  • Specifications of Aiken's Four Machines
  • Robert Campbell, Peter Strong
  • Aiken's Doctoral Students and Their Dissertations
  • Aiken's Machines
  • Proposed Automatic Calculating Machine
  • Howard Aiken
  • Aiken's First Machine: The IBM ASCC/Harvard Mark I
  • Robert Campbell
Control code
43476628
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 279 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262270571
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)43476628
Label
Makin' numbers : Howard Aiken and the computer, edited by I. Bernard Cohen and Gregory W. Welch with cooperation of Robert V.D. Campbell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references.nd index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Constructing the IBM ASCC (Harvard Mark I)
  • Charles Bashe
  • Programming Mark I
  • Richard Bloch
  • Mark II, an Improved Mark I
  • Robert Campbell
  • Aiken's Alternative Number System
  • Henry Tropp
  • Aiken's Program of Instruction and Training
  • Aiken and the Harvard "Comp Lab"
  • The Name "Mark I"
  • Frederick Brooks Jr.
  • Aiken as a Teacher
  • Peter Calingaert
  • Aiken's Program in a Harvard Setting
  • Gregory Welch (concluding note by Adam Rabb Cohen)
  • Recollections
  • Commander Aiken and My Favorite Computer
  • Grace Hopper
  • Reminiscences of Aiken during World War II and Later
  • Richard Bloch
  • Introducing Howard Aiken
  • Reminiscences of the Boss
  • Anthony Oettinger
  • A View from Overseas
  • Maurice Wilkes
  • Aiken at Home, 1973
  • Henry Tropp
  • In His Own Words
  • Aiken in His Own Words
  • Gregory Welch
  • Appendixes
  • I. Bernard Cohen
  • Specifications of Aiken's Four Machines
  • Robert Campbell, Peter Strong
  • Aiken's Doctoral Students and Their Dissertations
  • Aiken's Machines
  • Proposed Automatic Calculating Machine
  • Howard Aiken
  • Aiken's First Machine: The IBM ASCC/Harvard Mark I
  • Robert Campbell
Control code
43476628
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 279 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262270571
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)43476628

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