The personal computer

by Oachs, Emily Rose,

Format: Print Book 2019
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
Wilkinsburg Public Library Juvenile Nonfiction J 004.23 OAC TECHNOLOGY
Location  Wilkinsburg Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 004.23 OAC TECHNOLOGY
 
 
Summary
Not even a century ago, a computer took up an entire room. Today, a computer can fit inside your pocket! Over decades of technological advancement, the personal computer has shaped the world in ways that are still being determined. This powerful invention has changed everything from the way people communicate to how we entertain ourselves. With a series of fun facts, profiles, and a timeline, this title will fascinate anyone who has ever booted up.
Contents
Homework helper
Room-sized to desk-sized
Powering up
The digital age
A new way
Timeline
Glossary
To learn more.

Additional Information
Series Blastoff! discovery. Inventions that changed the world.
Subjects Electronic digital computers -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher Minneapolis, MN :2019
Audience Ages 7-13.
Language English
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781626179691
1626179697
9781618915122
1618915126
9780531136232
053113623X
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