From Memex to Hypertext: Vannevar Bush and the Mind's Machine

By: Nyce, James M.

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Vannevar Bush, the engineer who designed the world's most powerful analog computer, predicted the development of a new kind of computing machine he called Memex. For many computer and information scientists, Bush's Memex has been the prototype for a machine to help people think. This book contains Bush's essays, and original essays by academic and commerical researchers relating the state of art in personal computing, hypertext and information retrieval software to bush's ideas and Memex.

Title: From Memex to Hypertext: Vannevar Bush and the Mind's Machine

Author: Nyce, James M.

Categories: Technical/Technology, Computers, Education, Autobiography / Biography / Memoir,

Publisher: N Y, Academic Pr: 1991

ISBN Number: 0125232705

ISBN Number 13: 9780125232708

Binding: Hardback

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 128180

Description: A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 367 pages. Full blue cloth boards.