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Engines of logic : mathematicians and the origin of the computer

Author: Martin Davis
Publisher: New York [etc.] : W.W. Norton, 2001.
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Computers are ubiquitous yet to many they remain objects of irreducible mystery. This text looks at the question of how today's computers can perform such a variety of tasks if computing is just  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Davis
ISBN: 0393322297 9780393322293
OCLC Number: 851201402
Notes: Publicado originariamente bajo el tít.: The universal computer : the road from Leibniz to Turing.
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Description: XII, 257 p. : retr. ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Martin Davis.
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