Computer History Books

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Bashe, Charles J., Lyle R. Johnson, John H. Palmer, and Emerson W. Pugh. 1968. IBM’s Early
Computers. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press

Baum, Claude. 1981. The System Builders: The Story of SDC. Santa Monica, CA: System
Development Corporation.

Brooks Jr., Frederick P. 1975. The Mythical Man-Month: Essays in Software Engineering.
Reading, Mass.: Addison-Wesley.

Campbell-Kelly, Martin and William Aspray. 1996. Computer: A History of the Information
Machine. New York: Basic Books

Chapuis, Robert J. and Amos E. Joel, Jr. 1990. Electronics, Computers and Telephone
Switching, Part III. Amsterdam, New York, Oxford: North-Holland Publishing Company.

DeLamarter, Richard Thomas. 1986. Big Blue: IBM's Use and Abuse of Power, New York:
Dodd, Mead.

Englebourg, Saul. 1976. International Business Machines: A Business History. New York: Arno
Press. Orig. pub. as a Ph.D. thesis, Columbia University, 1954.

Fisher, Franklin, M., James W. McKie, and Richard B. Mancke. 1983. IBM and the U. S.
Data Processing Industry: An Economic History. New York: Praeger.

Fishman, Katherine Davis. 1981. The Computer Establishment. New York: Harper & Row.

Forman, Richard L. Fulfilling the Computer’s Promise: The History of Informatics, 1962-1968.
Woodland Hills, California.: Informatics

Imlay, John P., Jr. with Dennis Hamilton. 1994. Jungle Rules: How to be a Tiger in Business.
New York, NY: Dutton.

Kestin, Hesh. 1992. 21st Century Management: The Revolutionary Strategies that Have Made
Computer Associates a Multi-Billion Dollar Software Giant. New York, NY: The Atlantic
Monthly Press.

Kurtzig, Sandra L. with Tom Parker. 1991. CEO: Building a $400 Million Dollar Company
from the Ground Up. New York, NY: W. W. Norton & Company.

Lammers, Susan. 1986. Programmers at Work: Interviews with 19 Programmers Who Shaped
the Computer Industry. Washington, D.C.: Tempus, Redmond.

Levering, Robert, Michael Katz, and Milton Moskowitz. 1984. The Computer Entrepreneurs.
New York: New American Library.

Metropolis, Nicholas, J. Howlett, and Gian-Carlo Rota, eds. 1980. A History of Computing in
the Twentieth Century, New York: Academic Press.

Phister Jr., Montgomery. 1979. Data Processing: Technology and Economics, Santa Monica,
Calif.: Digital Press and Santa Monica Publishing Co.

Pugh, Emerson W. 1995. Building IBM: Shaping an Industry and Its Technology. Cambridge,
Mass.: MIT Press.

Sammet, Jean E. 1969. Programming Languages: History and Fundamentals. Englewood Cliffs,
N.J.: Prentice-Hall.

Sobel, Robert. 1981. IBM: Colossus in Transition. New York: Times Books.

U. S. Department of Commerce. 1984. A Competitive Assessment of the United States
Software Industry. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Commerce.

Wexelblat, R. L. 1981. History of Programming Languages. New York, London: Academic