The very brief history of Computer Science

Abhi Agarwal
May 5, 2015 · 9 min read

300 BC


300 BC — 800 AC


800s


1300s


1600s


1800s


1900s

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http://history-computer.com/ModernComputer/thinkers/Neumann.html
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http://www.xkcd.com/292/
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https://xkcd.com/163/


Resources to learn next:

Key things to research after:


Couple of books:

Thanks to:

History of Computer Science

From an introduction to specifics

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