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Out of Their Minds: The Lives and Discoveries of 15 Great Computer Scientists

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Imagine living during the Renaissance and being able to interview that era's greatest scientists about their inspirations, discoveries, and personal interests. The latter half of our century has seen its own Renaissance--informations technology has changed irrevocable the way we live, work, and think about the world. We are fortunate, therefore, that the authors of Out of Their Minds have been able to talk so candidly with the founders of computer science....

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-278) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780387979922
Subtitle:
(the lives and discoveries of 15 great computer scientists )
Author:
Shasha, Dennis Elliott
Author:
Lazere, Cathy
Publisher:
Copernicus
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Computer Science
Subject:
Computers
Subject:
Reference - General
Subject:
Scientists
Subject:
Computer scientists
Subject:
Computers -- History.
Series Volume:
147
Publication Date:
c1995
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xi, 291 p.
Dimensions:
9.58x6.45x1.09 in. 1.37 lbs.

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