Alan Turing: the enigma

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Simon and Schuster, 1983 - Biography & Autobiography - 587 pages
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The story of Alan Turing, World War II's secret hero, whose brilliant mathematical work resulted in the "Enigma" machine which broke the German military code and gave the Allied forces advance knowledge of German military movements

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Very detailed and well researched biography. - Goodreads
Informative.... but so hard to read! - Goodreads
This is a very well-written and well-researched. - Goodreads

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Superbly written bio about one of my all-time heroes. Alan Turing broke the German Enigma code and thus instrumental in helping win the war. He also invented the modern computer and have therefore had ... Read full review

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User Review  - Matthew Rowe - Goodreads

Finally finished this. It was great in places and not so in others. In particular a large portion where Hodges implies that the conditions for homosexuals at the time of Alan's death, and how the security services viewed them, meant there was some conspiracy. Read full review

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THE LOGICAL
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February 1930
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Copyright

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