Oral history interview with Donald E. Knuth

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Oral history interview with Donald E. Knuth

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Donald E. Knuth is Professor Emeritus of The Art of Computer Programming at Stanford University. In this oral history, Knuth ranges over a number of subjects in software development including software patenting, alphametics, structural programming, and collaboration. The oral history includes material on the writing of The Art of Computer Programming as well as his early education and Lutheran heritage.


Transcript, 27 pp. Audio file available at http://purl.umn.edu/96227

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Donald Ervin Knuth, OH 332. Oral history interview by Philip L. Frana, 8 November 2001, Stanford, California. Charles Babbage Institute, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. http://purl.umn.edu/107413

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Knuth, Donald Ervin, 1938-. (2001). Oral history interview with Donald E. Knuth. Retrieved from the University Digital Conservancy, https://hdl.handle.net/11299/107413.

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