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The Computer from Pascal to Von Neumann

By: Goldstine, Herman H.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15417

ISBN: 0691081042

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Price clipped dust jacket worn and scuffed with tears and creasing, small scorch mark front panel of DJ. Light wear to book to black cloth covered boards, light bumping to corners. ; A tight solid book. DJ in Mylar ; 9.70 X 6.30 X 1.20 inches; 390 pages; In 1942, Lt. Herman H. Goldstine, a former mathematics professor, was stationed at the Moore School of Electrical Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania. "It was there that he assisted in the creation of the ENIAC, the first electronic digital computer. The ENIAC was operational in 1945, but plans for a new computer were already und... View more info