Books by Mary Northrup

AMERICAN COMPUTER PIONEERS by Mary Northrup
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 1998

"Still, this is an intriguing look at some of the men (and one woman, Grace Hopper, who contributed to the development of COBOL) who helped create the high-tech world. (b&w photos, not seen, notes, bibliography, index) (Biography. 11-13)"
This entry in the Collective Biographies series covers major players in the development of the computer, from Herman Hollerith, the inventor of punch cards, through the inventors of ENIAC and UNIVAC, as well as Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, and Marc Andreessen of Netscape. Read full book review >