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The Computer Revolution in Canada: Building National Technological Competence

(History of Computing)

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The forces that shaped Canada's digital innovations in the postwar period.

After World War II, other major industrialized nations responded to the technological and industrial hegemony of the United States by developing their own design and manufacturing competence in digital electronic technology. In this book John Vardalas describes the quest for such competence in Canada
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Hardcover, 424 pages
Published July 27th 2001 by MIT Press
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