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Machines That Think! 1949  

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Giant Brains: or Machines That Think

Berkeley, Edmund C.

New York

John Wiley & Sons



xvi, 270 pp. With text illustrations, diagrams, etc. Grey cloth printed in blue, illustrated dust jacket. Second Printing. 

Edmund Callis Berkeley was an American computer scientist who co-founded the Association for Computing Machinery in 1947. His 1949 book 'Giant Brains, or Machines That Think' popularized cognitive images of early computers. Scarce with jacket.

Lot Amendments

Jacket with some general light wear and soiling, sunning to spine, minuscule chips to edges, small stain at top edge of front panel; cloth with some light rubbing to edges; very good.

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