Journals Higher Education



Published: 05 July 2012

592 Pages | 155 black and white line illustrations, 30 black and white halftones

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780199609154

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Alan Turing's Electronic Brain

The Struggle to Build the ACE, the World's Fastest Computer

Edited by B. Jack Copeland

  • An accessible paperback edition of the first detailed history of Turing's contributions to computer science
  • Commemorates the 100th anniversary of Turing's birth in 1912 (23/06/12)
  • Contains first hand accounts by Turing including previously unpublished work and recently declassified material
  • Contains many diagrams, photographs and illustrations
  • Contains an extensive system of hyperlinks to The Turing Archive for the History of Computing, an on-line library of digital facsimiles of typewritten documents by Turing and other pioneers of the electronic computer

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