Routines of Substitution John von Neumann’s Work on Software Development, 1945–1948

This work is a historical and philosophical study of the programming work carried out by John von Neumann in the period 1945-8. At the heart of the book is an examination of a manuscript featuring the earliest known surviving example of von Neumann’s coding, a routine written in 1945 to ‘mesh’ two s...

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Main Author: Priestley, Mark
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2018, 2018
Edition:1st ed. 2018
Series:SpringerBriefs in History of Computing
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Von Neumann’s Second EDVAC Code
  • Appendix B: Von Neumann’s Meshing Routine Manuscript