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Author Bartik, Jean, author.

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.

Published Kirksville, Missouri : Truman State University Press, [2013]


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Physical description 1 online resource (257 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography 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.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Local Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other author Rickman, Jon T., editor.
Todd, Kim D., editor.
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.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781612480862 (paperback : alkaline paper)
9781612480879 (e-book)