Recreating Dennis Ritchie’s PhD Thesis – Computerphile

From Computerphile.

Professor Brailsford has been toiling away on a faithful recreation of Unix co-creator Dennis Ritchie’s unsubmitted PhD thesis.

The Computer History Museum material on Dennis’s lost thesis is at:
https://computerhistory.org/blog/discovering-dennis-ritchies-lost-dissertation/

The Ritchie family’s Web site about the devices (hardware and software) that Dennis used to create his thesis is at:
https://dmrthesis.net/

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