History of Computing in the Twentieth Century

@article{Howlett1980HistoryOC,
  title={History of Computing in the Twentieth Century},
  author={John Howlett and Gian-Carlo Rota and Nick Metropolis},
  journal={Technology and Culture},
  year={1980},
  volume={24},
  pages={147}
}
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