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Left Brains for the Right Stuff: Computers, Space, and History
Price: $7.20 USD. Words: 118,130. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Software development & engineering / systems analysis & design
What made the Space Race possible? What made it necessary? How close a race was it? And what did it achieve? The answers are connected in surprising ways. Left Brains for the Right Stuff briefly summarizes the history of three technologies-rockets, navigation, and computers-and recounts how they were woven into the rise and rivalry of superpowers in the twentieth century.