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The evolution of computer technology / Haq Kamar.

Kamar, Haq, (author.).
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Evolving technology.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Main 0.0 (Text) 840191002870591 Children's Nonfiction - Lower Level In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781538302828
  • ISBN: 1538302829
  • ISBN: 9781538302835
  • ISBN: 1538302837
  • Physical Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Britannica Educational Publishing, in association with Rosen Educational Services, 2019.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Early computers -- World War II and cryptography -- From ERA to the space race -- Computers move into the household -- Catching up and moving forward.
Summary, etc.:
"Today it seems that computers occupy every single space in life. This book traces the evolution of computers from the humble beginnings as simple calculators up to the modern day jack-of-all trades devices like the iPhone. Readers will learn about how computers evolved from humongous military-issue refrigerators to the spiffy, delicate, and intriguing devices that many modern people feel they can't live without anymore. Readers will also discover the historical significance of computers, and their pivotal roles in World War II, the Space Race, and the emergence of modern Western powers." -- Publisher's website.
Subject: Computer science > History > Juvenile literature.

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