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Babbage, Charles 1791-1871

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Works: 433 works in 1,690 publications in 9 languages and 30,152 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Terminology  Textbooks 
Subject Headings: Inventors 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author in quotations or text abstracts, Bibliographic antecedent, Dedicatee, Correspondent, Recipient, Honoree
Classifications: QA29.B2, B
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On the economy of machinery and manufactures by Charles Babbage( Book )

253 editions published between 1832 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The difference engine : Charles Babbage and the quest to build the first computer by Doron Swade( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1821, Charles Babbage was reviewing a set of mathematical tables with a colleague in preparation for a scientific presentation when, after finding a wealth of errors, he exclaimed in frustration, "I wish to God these calculations had been executed by steam!" With this outburst, Babbage began to envision an end to human errors in the numerical tables upon which finance, trade, science, and navigation relied. The Difference Engine is the fascinating story of his heroic quest, against all odds, to build the first computing machine more than one hundred years before the modern computer we use today was invented. Set against the politics and science of the explosive early Victorian era, The Difference Engine is a thrilling tale of Babbage's exuberant determination. Like Longitude, The Difference Engine is a fascinating portrait of the human story behind a pivotal moment in history and one of the most influential inventions of our time
Reflections on the decline of science in England, and on some of its causes by Charles Babbage( Book )

73 editions published between 1830 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ninth Bridgewater treatise: a fragment by Charles Babbage( Book )

74 editions published between 1837 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comparative view of the various institutions for the assurance of lives by Charles Babbage( Book )

32 editions published between 1826 and 2010 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Exposition of 1851 by Charles Babbage( Book )

76 editions published between 1851 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1968
The works of Charles Babbage by Charles Babbage( Book )

26 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Table of the logarithms of the natural numbers, from 1 to 108000 by Charles Babbage( Book )

57 editions published between 1000 and 1915 in English and Hungarian and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thoughts on the principles of taxation, with reference to a property tax, and its exceptions by Charles Babbage( Book )

24 editions published between 1848 and 2012 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traité du calcul différentiel et du calcul intégral by S. F Lacroix( Book )

5 editions published in 1816 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to invent machinery by Charles Babbage( Book )

8 editions published between 1899 and 1972 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise on the manufactures and machinery of Great Britain by Peter Barlow( Book )

7 editions published in 1836 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Babbage and his calculating engines; selected writings by Charles Babbage( Book )

22 editions published between 1961 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

AP Environmental Science All Access - Book + Web + Mobile Everything you need to prepare for the Advanced Placement exam, in a study system built around you. This AP All Access book, and the free online tools that come with it, help you personalize your AP Environmental Science prep by testing your understanding, pinpointing your weaknesses, and delivering flashcard study materials unique to you. Review the Book: Study the topics tested on the AP Environmental Science exam and learn AP strategies that will help you tackle any question you may see on test day. Visit The REA Study Center for Online Tools: At the REA Study Center, you can access quizzes, mini-tests, and a full-length practice test. Each of these tools provides true-to-format questions and delivers a detailed score report that follows the topics set by the College Board. Quizzes: 15-minute online quizzes test your immediate grasp of the topics just covered. Mini-Tests: 2 online mini-tests cover what you've studied in each half of the book. These tests evaluate your overall understanding of the subject. Full-Length Practice Test: Take our full-length exam to practice under test-day conditions. Available both in the book and online, this test gives you the most complete picture of your strengths and weaknesses. The online version of the exam includes timed testing, automatic scoring, and a detailed score report. e-Flashcards: With your score reports from the quizzes and tests, you can see which AP Environmental Science topics you need to review. Use this information to create flashcards for the areas where you are weak and study them from any computer or smartphone. Get started with the 100 cards included with this book
Science économique des manufactures by Charles Babbage( Book )

10 editions published in 1834 in French and English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A word to the wise by Charles Babbage( Book )

15 editions published between 1833 and 1856 in English and Undetermined and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traité sur les effets et les avantages qui résultent de l'emploi des outils et des machines by Charles Babbage( Book )

4 editions published in 1834 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Scrapbook of newspaper clippings from 1847? to 1851?] by Charles Babbage( Book )

in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and reform : selected works of Charles Babbage by Charles Babbage( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Babbage, remembered for his pioneering work on his analytical and difference engines and as founding father of the computer, is paid tribute in this selection of passages which reflect his thoughts on such subjects as taxation, abolition of life peerage and the assurance of lives
 
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The difference engine : Charles Babbage and the quest to build the first computer
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Babbage, .. 1791-1871

Babbage, Carlo 1792-1871

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Bebedz, Charles 1792-1871

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Carolus Babbage

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Charles Babbage britisk matematikar, informatikar og ingeniør

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Charles Babbage brittisk matematiker, datavetare och ingenjör

Charles Babbage englischer Mathematiker, Philosoph, Erfinder und Politischer Ökonom

Charles Babbage matematico e filosofo britannico

Charles Babbage matemático inglés

Charles Babbage mathematician, philosopher, inventor and mechanical engineer who originated the concept of a programmable computer

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찰스 배비지

チャールズ・バベッジ English mathematician

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查尔斯·巴贝奇

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The difference engine : Charles Babbage and the quest to build the first computerReflections on the decline of science in England, and on some of its causesThe ninth Bridgewater treatise: a fragmentA comparative view of the various institutions for the assurance of livesThe Exposition of 1851The works of Charles BabbageScience and reform : selected works of Charles Babbage