The Computer in the United States: From Laboratory to Market, 1930-60, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

The Computer in the United States

From Laboratory to Market, 1930-60, 1st Edition

By James W. Cortada

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206 pages

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Description

This book studies how a technological innovation -- in this case the computer -- progresses from its origin as an idea in someone's mind to its eventual manifestation as a useable and marketable consumer product.

About the Author

James W. Cortada is a Senior Research Fellow at the Charles Babbage Institute at the University of Minnesota.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS000000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / General
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General