Ada, the Enchantress of Numbers: Prophet of the Computer Age , a Pathway to the 21st Century

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Betty Alexandra Toole
Strawberry Press, 1998 - Biography & Autobiography - 323 pages
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Review: Ada, the Enchantress of Numbers: A Selection from the Letters of Lord Byron's Daughter and Her Description of the First Computer

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If Ms. Lovelace was as proficient at her technical work as she was in her ability to boast, I'm sure she would have been 50 years ahead of her time. She was a relentless egotist and insufferable bore, whose claim to fame was documenting the research of a much smarter scientist. Read full review

Review: Ada, the Enchantress of Numbers: A Selection from the Letters of Lord Byron's Daughter and Her Description of the First Computer

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I got a copy of this book about 10 years ago at a booksellers convention that a friend got me into. It looks like I started to read it, but didn't finish. I'm going to have to finish it someday. Ada ... Read full review

Contents

Ada Meets BabbageThe Rainbow 18291834
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Two More Children Ada Becomes a Countess
67
A Peculiar Way of Learning Immeasurable Vista
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