Grace Hopper and the invention of the information age /
"A Hollywood biopic about the life of computer pioneer Grace Murray Hopper (1906-1992) would go like this: a young professor abandons the ivy-covered walls of academia to serve her country in the Navy after Pearl Harbor and finds herself on the front lines of the computer revolution. She works...
|Main Author:||Beyer, Kurt.|
Cambridge, Mass. ;
xii, 389 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm.
|Edition:||First MIT Press paperback edition.|
Lemelson Center studies in invention and innovation.