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Alan Turing and his Contemporaries
Alan Turing and his Contemporaries

Alan Turing and his Contemporaries

Building the world's first computers
Simon Lavington
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Alan Turing and his Contemporaries

Building the world's first computers
Simon Lavington
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About This Book

  • Fascinating story told by top historians
  • Tales of electronic wizardry and notable computing firsts
  • Turing granted a posthumous royal pardon on 24 th December 2013 for his 1952 conviction for homosexuality
  • Benedict Cumberbatch to star as Turing in the 2014 film "The Imitation Game" about the cracking of the Enigma code
  • "Fantastic! This is an excellent romp through early computer history" Dr Tilly Blyth, Curator of Computing and Information, Science Museum
  • "A practical, clearly written tour through those early years" Erica Wagner,TheTimes
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Publisher
BCS Learning & Development Limited
Year
2012
ISBN
9781780171067
Topic
Computer Science
Subtopic
Computer Science General
Edition
1

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