Grace Hopper and the Invention of the Information Age- Episode 22 of The Biography Podcast

Here I return to a more familiar topic; a person worthy of biography who is not well known outside their circle. When this book came out in 2009, Grace Hopper was not well known outside the realm of computer science, but there she is rightly regarded as one of the true pioneers of the age. Kurt Beyer did her a great justice by writing this book, if only because it introduced her story to a wider readership and, in my opinion, led to her greater noteriety in the in last few years. So, from...

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