151 pages. "John Kemeny presents a personalized view of what has happened in the first twenty-five years of modern computers. From this, he goes on to a critical evalution of the present state of the art and the various applications of computers and concludes with an examination of what seems possible and likely to occur in the next twenty years and a description of several exciting new uses of computers which most of us will live to see." The author was President of Dartmouth College. FINE- HARDCOVER, VERY GOOD- DUST JACKET. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Book by Kemeny, John G
Title: MAN AND THE COMPUTER.
Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons:
Publication Date: 1972
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Fine-
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Charles Scribner's Sons, 1972. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Kemeny an important pioneer of the computer revolution who has co-invented the computer language BASIC and of the Dartmouth Time Sharing System (DTSS), writes about working as a consultant at Rand Corporation using the JONIAC, a copy of von Neumann's Princeton computer, his thinking behind inventing BASIC (Beginners All-Purpose Symbolic Instruction Code) and his work with DTSS at Dartmouth. In very good condition with light rubbing to the top edge and spine and a few closed tears to the dust jacket. First edition. Size: 7¾" - 9¾". book. Seller Inventory # 272739
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