Principles of Computer Science by Donald R. Franceschetti
Publication Date: Salem Press, 2016
Principles of Computer Science provides students with an overview of the fundamentals of this popular field. Designed to provide users with a solid, accessible understanding of the terminology, concepts, and versatility of Computer Science, this title offers a full glossary, helpful visuals, and multiple resources for further study. This reference work begins with an introduction to the discipline with a discussion on technological advancement leading to the computer's development from Vacuum Tubes to Digital Processors, including a comprehensive timeline, Nobel Notes on the importance of discoveries in physics, and other accomplishments by key figures in the field.