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Man and the Computer

Kemeny, John G.

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ISBN 10: 0684130092 / ISBN 13: 9780684130095
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons, 1972
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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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". Bookseller Inventory # 272739

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Title: Man and the Computer

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons

Publication Date: 1972

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: 1st Edition

Book Type: book

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