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Author Bartik, Jean,
Title Pioneer programmer : Jean Jennings Bartik and the computer that changed the world / Jean Jennings Bartik ; autobiography, edited by John T. Rickman and Kim D. Todd.
Imprint Kirksville, Missouri : Truman State University Press, [2013]
©2013

Author Bartik, Jean,
Subject Bartik, Jean.
Women computer scientists -- United States -- Biography.
Computer scientists -- United States -- Biography.
Women computer programmers -- United States -- Biography.
Women inventors -- United States -- Biography.
ENIAC (Computer) -- History.
Computer industry -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Women in science -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Glass ceiling (Employment discrimination) -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Sex discrimination against women -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Alt Name Rickman, Jon T.,
Todd, Kim D.,
Description 1 online resource (257 pages) : illustrations
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Note Electronic version available.
Restrictions on access to electronic version: access available to SOAS staff and students only, using SOAS id and password.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue: The start of something big -- The originators, the women, and the ENIAC -- My story : how it all began -- Human "computer" to ENIAC programmer -- Apricot brandy and nighttime logic -- Surrounded by brilliance -- Moving on, and the glass ceiling -- The trial to overturn the ENIAC patent -- The ENIAC women in the spotlight -- Epilogue: Looking back -- Afterword / by Kim D. Todd.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781612480879 (e-book)
161248087X
9781612480862 (paperback ; alkaline paper)
1612480861
OCLC # 960202756
Additional Format Print version: Bartik, Jean. Pioneer programmer : Jean Jennings Bartik and the computer that changed the world. Kirksville, Missouri : Truman State University Press, [2013] xxiii, 230 pages ; 23 cm 9781612480862 (DLC) 10863043


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