The Calculating Passion of Ada Byron

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Archon Books, 1986 - Biography & Autobiography - 133 pages
This biography of Countess Lovelace, Augusta Ada Byron King (daughter of Lord and Lady Byron), examines the life of a gifted mathematician in a time when women simply didn't pursue mathematics.

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The calculating passion of Ada Byron

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This is a well-written biography of Countess Lovelace, Augusta Ada Byron King, daughter of Lord and Lady Byron. Byron has recently gained fame for her explanatory notes on Charles Babbage's analytical ... Read full review


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