Timeline “Timeline: Sputnik and Three Decades of DARPA Hegemony,”
DARPA’s role “DARPA's Role in IT Innovations: How a freewheeling government agency became the world's most powerful engine for advances in IT,”
IT Godfather “The IT Godfather Speaks: Q&A With Charles M. Herzfeld.”
Includes case studies of specific DARPA projects over the years.
Study is out of print, but same/similar information is available in Transforming Computer Technology: Information Processing for the Pentagon, 1962-1986 (Johns Hopkins Studies in the History of Technology), by Arthur Norberg, Judy O’Neill, and Kerry J. Freedman, The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2000.
Covers each DARPA Director’s tenure and major developments during that tenure. Particularly useful information on the founding and very early years of the Agency. Available from National Technical Information Service, document order number AD-A154 363/6.
Covers the period of DARPA’s formation. Entire volume available from National Technical Information Service, document order number AD-A328 596/2.
Available from National Technical Information Service, document order number AD-A311 508/6.