A History of Manchester Computers

As part of the 50th anniversary of computing celebrations in Manchester in 1998, Simon Lavington and the British Computer Society have produced a book describing the history of Manchester University's five prototype computers built over the period 1946 to 1975.

Anybody who missed the celebrations or would like to know more about Manchester's innovations is recommended to obtain a copy of this book. Its 56 pages provide a detailed description of the five prototype computers, place them in the context of contemporary computer developments elsewhere, and are copiously illustrated with photographs, charts and program listings.

"A History of Manchester Computers" by Simon Lavington is published by the British Computer Society at 1 Sanford Street, Swindon, Wiltshire SN1 1HJ, and has ISBN number 0-902505-01-8. The price is £6.00 to BCS and CCS members, £8.00 to non-members. Contact Ian Jones, BCS Publications Manager, on 01793 417417 for further details.
 
Our copy was signed by and donated by Simon Lavington

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Other Books Published By British Computer Society :


Item Manufacturer Date
The Computer Bulletin - December 1966 British Computer Society 1966
The Computer Bulletin - December 1967 British Computer Society 1967
The Computer Bulletin - December 1968 British Computer Society 1968
The Computer Bulletin - August 1968 British Computer Society 1968
The Computer Bulletin - July 1968 British Computer Society 1968
The Computer Bulletin - July 1969 British Computer Society 1969
The Computer Bulletin - April 1969 British Computer Society 1969
The Computer Bulletin - February 1969 British Computer Society 1969
The Computer Bulletin - December 1969 British Computer Society 1969
The Computer Bulletin - August 1969 British Computer Society August 1969
The Computer Bulletin - January 1970 British Computer Society 1970
The Computer Bulletin - February 1970 British Computer Society 1970
The Computer Bulletin - April 1970 British Computer Society 1970
The Computer Bulletin - August 1970 British Computer Society 1970
The Computer Bulletin - December 1970 British Computer Society 1970
The Computer Bulletin - January 1971 British Computer Society 1971
The Computer Bulletin - February 1971 British Computer Society 1971
The Computer Bulletin - March 1971 British Computer Society 1971
The Computer Bulletin - April 1971 British Computer Society 1971
The Computer Bulletin - May 1971 British Computer Society 1971
The Computer Bulletin - June 1971 British Computer Society 1971
The Computer Bulletin - July 1971 British Computer Society 1971
The Computer Bulletin - August 1971 British Computer Society 1971
The Computer Bulletin - September 1971 British Computer Society 1971
The Computer Bulletin - October 1971 British Computer Society 1971
The Computer Bulletin - November 1971 British Computer Society 1971
The Computer Bulletin - December 1971 British Computer Society 1971
The Computer Bulletin - January 1972 British Computer Society 1972
The Computer Bulletin - April 1972 British Computer Society 1972
The Computer Bulletin - December 1972 British Computer Society 1972
A History of Manchester Computers British Computer Society 1998

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A History of Manchester Computers

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