The Origins of Digital Computers

Selected Papers

  • Brian Randell

Part of the Texts and Monographs in Computer Science book series (MCS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. Introduction

    1. David Gries
      Pages 1-7
  3. Analytical Engines

  4. Tabulating Machines

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 127-131
    2. H. Hollerith
      Pages 133-143
    3. H.-J. Dreyer, A. Walther
      Pages 155-157
  5. Zuse and Schreyer

  6. Aiken and IBM

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 191-194
    2. Howard Aiken
      Pages 195-201

About this book

Keywords

Computers Datenverarbeitung History of Computer Science computer computer science

Editors and affiliations

  • Brian Randell
    • 1
  1. 1.Computing LaboratoryUniversity of Newcastle upon TyneNewcastle upon TyneEngland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-61812-3
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1982
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-61814-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-61812-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0172-603X
  • About this book