Female Role Models

Mon Feb 3 15:11:16 PST 2003

On Mon, Feb 03, 2003 at 03:11:00PM -0800, Andrew McGuigan <ajmcguigan at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Also, if what I've read and the historical novels
> "Enigma" and "Cyrptonomium" are accurate, staff
> shortages on the "homefront" were acute, thus women
> were more available then men for cryptology (which is
> what the early computers were for).

You forgot the other two major users for computers in that time 

1) Calculating artillery trajectory/ballistics tables
2) Designing nuclear bombs

Matthew Hunter (matthew at infodancer.org)
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