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Antique Office Machines: 600 Years of Calculating Devices

Antique Office Machines: 600 Years of Calculating Devices (Hardback)

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Humanitys hunt for calculating devices probably started with the use of small pebbles to keep track of numbers. The counting inventions progressed through the abacus, early mechanical calculators, and other ingenious devices culminating in todays computers. In this new book, Thomas Russo chronicles 600 years of caculating devices, providing valuable information for historians and collectors alike. Stretching from ancient times to the earliest computers, this book provides an insight into breadth and depth of human creativity and drive. With 500 color photographs, descriptive captions, and a guide to current values, this is an essential guide in a field that is finding ever more enthusiasts.

Art, Fashion & PhotographyAntiques & collectables Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd Publication Date: 20/06/2001 ISBN-13: 9780764313462  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Thomas A. Russo has been in the business equipment and systems industry for over 45 years and an on-going collector of business machines and related technologies. He lives in Pennsylvania.

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