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The Essential Turing

B. Jack. Copeland - Psychology - 2004 - 624 pages
Alan Turing, pioneer of computing and WWII codebreaker, is one of the most important and influential thinkers of the twentieth century. In this volume for the first time his ...
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Nuclear Dawn: F. E. Simon and the Race for Atomic Weapons in World War II

Kenneth D. McRae - Science - 2014 - 320 pages
This book provides a rounded biography of Franz (later Sir Francis) Simon, his early life in Germany, his move to Oxford in 1933, and his experimental contributions to low ...
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Colossus: The secrets of Bletchley Park's code-breaking computers

B. Jack Copeland - Science - 2006 - 480 pages
At last - the secrets of Bletchley Park's powerful codebreaking computers. This is a history of Colossus, the world's first fully-functioning electronic digital computer ...
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Elemental Germans: Klaus Fuchs, Rudolf Peierls and the Making of British ...

Christoph Laucht - History - 2012 - 216 pages
This book considers the role of the two German-born émigré atomic scientists Klaus Fuchs and Rudolf Peierls in the evolution of British nuclear culture from the start of the ...
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Alan Turing's Automatic Computing Engine : The Master Codebreaker's Struggle ...

B. Jack Copeland - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 576 pages
The mathematical genius Alan Turing (1912-1954) was one of the greatest scientists and thinkers of the 20th century. Now well known for his crucial wartime role in breaking the ...
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The Mathematical Works of Bernard Bolzano

Steve Russ - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 732 pages
Bernard Bolzano (1781-1848, Prague) was a remarkable thinker and reformer far ahead of his time in many areas, including philosophy, theology, ethics, politics, logic, and ...
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The Genesis of General Relativity: Sources and Interpretations

Jürgen Renn - Science - 2007 - 619 pages
This four-volume work represents the most comprehensive documentation and study of the creation of general relativity. Einstein’s 1912 Zurich notebook is published for the ...
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