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Alan Turing: The Enigma: The Book That Inspired the Film "The Imitation Game"

Andrew Hodges - Biography & Autobiography - 2014 - 768 pages
It is only a slight exaggeration to say that the British mathematician Alan Turing (1912-1954) saved the Allies from the Nazis, invented the computer and artificial ...
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Andrew Hodges - Philosophy - 1997 - 58 pages
This series breaks down the obstacles to understanding the ideas of history's greatest thinkers. Brief, accessible, & affordable, these pocket-sized volumes offer the essential ...
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Alan Turing: The Enigma Man

Nigel Cawthorne - Biography & Autobiography - 2014 - 128 pages
According to Winston Churchill, Alan Turing made the single biggest contribution to the Allied victory over Nazi Germany with his code-breaking machine. The world is also ...
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One to Nine: The Inner Life of Numbers

Andrew Hodges - Mathematics - 2008 - 330 pages
Describes numeration and mathematics in practical terms, exploring the significance of numbers in literature, religion, and philosophy.
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A-Z of Plastic Surgery

Andrew Hodges - Medical - 2008 - 328 pages
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The Man Who Knew Too Much: Alan Turing and the Invention of the Computer ...

David Leavitt - Computers - 2006 - 336 pages
A "skillful and literate" (New York Times Book Review) biography of the persecuted genius who helped create the modern computer. To solve one of the great mathematical problems ...
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Alan M. Turing: Centenary Edition

Sara Turing - Mathematics - 2012 - 157 pages
'In a short life he accomplished much, and to the roll of great names in the history of his particular studies added his own.' So is described one of the greatest figures of ...
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Turing: Pioneer of the Information Age

B. Jack Copeland - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 320 pages
Alan Turing can be regarded as one of the greatest scientists of the 20th century. But who was Turing, and what did he achieve during his tragically short life of 41 years ...
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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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