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Exposition of 1851: Or Views of the Industry, The Science and the Government ...

Charles Babbage - Business & Economics - 2013 - 290 pages
First published 1851, this seminal book is a spirited exploration of the positive and negative consequences of the Great Exhibition.
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Charles Babbage

Neil Champion, Charles Babbage - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2000 - 48 pages
Examines the life and contributions of the English mathematician and inventor, whose work with calculating machines caused him to be called the father of the modern computer.
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The Works of Charles Babbage

Charles Babbage - Technology & Engineering - 1989 - 2160 pages
Charles Babbage is well described as the "pioneer of the computer", but he was far more than this: his mathematic, scientific, and engineering work is highly significant for ...
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Charles Babbage and his calculating engines

Doron Swade - Computers - 1991 - 48 pages
Charles Babbage lived from 1791 to 1871. He was an inventor, reformer, mathematician, philosopher, scientist, outspoken critic of the scientific establishment, raconteur ...
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Science and Reform: Selected Works of Charles Babbage

Charles Babbage, Anthony Hyman - Science - 1989 - 356 pages
Charles Babbage was a key figure of a great era of British history. Best remembered for his pioneering Difference and Analytical Engines, forerunners of the modern computer ...
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