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Author:Dept. of Computer Science, Virginia Tech
Description: Index of the items in a collection of math history materials related to the history of computing by J. A. N. Lee, Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, constructed as part of the course materials for the "Professionalism in Computing" class at Virginia Tech, and in particular as a set of notes and amplification of the materials in the video "The Machine That Changed The World", developed and distributed by WGBH (PBS) and the British Broadcasting Company (BBC). Overviews of the History of Computing; People and Pioneers; Machines (including a special section on Cryptographic machines); Programming Languages; Calculators; Organizations and Museums; Archives and Collections; Publications; Networks and Internet; Miscellaneous; Women in Computing History.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Calculators, Computers, Museums, Publications, Software
Math Topics: History and Biography, Computer Science
Math Ed Topics: Technology in Math Ed, Women

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