About the Author
John Alderman, author of Sonic Boom, lives in San Francisco.
Appears to be missing some important developments during the mid eighties when many microcomputers were being builtPublished 7 months ago by Amazon Customer
This beautiful book pays homage to our computer hardware ancestors. It's very cool to see how far we've come in such a relatively short time.Published 18 months ago by Fish Kungfu
Fascinating, detailed photos of computers from the days of mainframes. The pictures within the covers are excellent. I recommend it.Published 18 months ago by Ronald D. Lindow
The photographs are astounding. I love flipping through this book!
Every computer geek should have a copy of this on their coffee table.
I bought "Core Memory: A Visual Survey of Vintage Computers" both because the front cover has a picture of a PDP-8 like mine and because of the high resolution photos of... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Bob Vines
good narrative and very good pictures
from the early days of computing.
Well worth the read. good trip back in time.
Some beautiful pictures of forgotten computers - more visual appeal than content - it's a bit like an adult computer picture bookPublished on March 24, 2013 by C. S. Webster