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Published: 20 January 2013

224 Pages | 20 b/w illus.

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199639793

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Pioneer of the Information Age

Jack Copeland

  • Coincides with the centenary of Alan Turing's birth on June 23, 2012
  • A biography of one of the greatest scientists of the 20th century
  • Reflects upon all aspects of his life and work - from his important role at Bletchley Park, and his contributions to articifial intelligence, to his tragic personal circumstances and death aged only 41
  • Considers the legacy of his work today
  • Written by the leading scholar on Turing's work

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