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Published: 18 November 2004

622 Pages | 9 halftones, 52 line illus.

ISBN: 9780198250807

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The Essential Turing

Seminal Writings in Computing, Logic, Philosophy, Artificial Intelligence, and Artificial Life plus The Secrets of Enigma

Edited by B. Jack Copeland

A Clarendon Press Publication

  • the first purchasable book by Turing
  • the ideas that gave birth to modern computing
  • designed for a general readership
  • brings together unpublished and inaccessible pieces
  • introduction gives a clear overview of Turing's life and works
  • highly relevant to his famous work in WWII codebreaking