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Digital Press, 1980. Paperback. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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Digital Press, 1980 hardback book in fine condition,dust jacket is very good to near fine. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good.

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Project Whirlwind: The History of a Pioneer Computer

Redmond, Kent C.;Smith, Thomas M.

Digital Press, 1980. Hardback in good + condition with fair + condition dust jacket. Dust jacket is in mylar sleeve.. Hardcover. Good/Fair.

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PROJECT WHIRLWIND. The History of A Pioneer Computer

Redmond, Kent C. and Thomas M. Smith

(Bedford, MA): Digital Press, (c. 1980). hardcover. Fine. (Bedford, MA): Digital Press, (c. 1980). hardcover. Fine/good. Large octavo, 280 pages. Includes black and white illustrations, index. Dust jacket has some creasing and closed tears at edges. 021210C

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Project Whirlwind: The History of a Pioneer Computer

Redmond, Kent C.;Smith, Thomas Malcolm

Digital Press, 1980 hardback book in near fine condition,dust jacket is good,missing 2 inch chip at top of front panel & 1 inch triangle from base of rear panel. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good.

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PROJECT WHIRLWIND. The History Of A Pioneer Computer.

Redmond, Kent C. & Thomas M. Smith.

Digital Press:, 1980. 280 pages, illustrated. "Because the future is unpredictable and because research and development projects must attempt to craft their portions of that future by converting options and uncertainies to accomplished facts, we present the story of Project Whirlwind, as it developed, from the end of World War II." FINE HARDCOVER, VERY GOOD DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Project Whirlwind: the history of a pioneer computer.

[COMPUTERS]. REDMOND, Kent C. & SMITH, Thomas M.

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[Bedford, MA]: Digital Press, [1980]. Small 4to. xiv, [2], 280 pp. Over 60 photos and text illustrations. Gray cloth, black lettering, w/ d.j. (slight shelfwear), NF/NF copy, from the library of John R. Maticich (1933-2014), electrical engineer, computer entineer, former director of product development at Floating Point Ssytems, and then co-founder of Synergy computers, and finally Director of Engineering with Mentor Graphics after 1984 merger, w/ former ownership markings on verso of ffep. First edition of this work tracing the development of the Whirlwind I, a high speed vacuum tube computer developed under the leadership of Jay Forrester and Robert Everett at MIT for the U.S. Navy. It was one of the first digital electric computers to calculate in parallel, use magnetic core memory, and operate in real-time output. Its development led directly to Whirlwind II used as the basis for the US Air Force SAGE air defense system, and almost all business computers and minicomputers in the 1960s.

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Project Whirlwind the History of a Pioneer Computer

Redmond, Kent C. Smith, Thomas M.

  • Edition: First edition- First Printing.
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  • ISBN: 0932376096 / 9780932376091
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Bedford, Mass.: Digital Press, 1980 Stated 1st printing June 1980. Blue pictoral dustjacjet has some edgewear and creases. B/w photographs. 280 pgs. notes, index. clean copy.. First edition- First Printing.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good.

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Project Whirlwind the History of a Pioneer Computer

Kent C. and Thomas M. Smith Redmond

2001-05-07. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Digital Press. PAPERBACK. 0932376096 New Condition. . New.

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Project Whirlwind; The History of a Pioneer Computer.

Redmond, Kent C. and Thomas M. Smith.

  • Edition: 1st edition.
  • Book condition: very good condition with very good dust jacket; slight edge wear.
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Bedford, Mass.: Digital Equipment Corporation., 1980.. 1st edition.. hard back.. very good condition with very good dust jacket; slight edge wear.. 4to..

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PROJECT WHIRLWIND: The History of a Pioneer Computer

Redmond, Kent C. and Smith, Thomas M

(Bedford, MA): Digital Press, (1980).. (1980).. Fine. - Small quarto [9-3/8 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide], gray cloth titled in black on the front cover & spine, in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is very lightly rubbed. xiv, [i] & 280 pages. Black-and-white Illustrations & diagrams. Near fine. <p>First edition.<p>"Whirlwind--the first high-speed electronic digital computer able to operate in 'real time'--contributed much to today's computer technology. It was the first computer with synchronous parallel logic and the first to use random-access magnetic- core memory. This signficant first-generation computer was developed under the leadership of Jay W. Forrester and Robert R. Everett at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology..." [dust wrapper copy].

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Project Whirlwind: The History of a Pioneer Computer

Redmond, Kent C. & Smith, Thomas M

Digital Equipment Corporation, 1980. Classic text examines the technological traditions, the research and development policies and practices, the funding crises, the management techniques and the administrative philosophies that initiated Whirlwind- the first high-speed electronic digital computer. 280 pgs. Illustrated with over 60 photographs and diagrams. Very minor edgewear, dustjacket in mylar. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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