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The imitation game : Alan Turing decoded

Author: Jim Ottaviani; Leland Purvis
Publisher: New York : Abrams ComicArts, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the mathematician, reveals the story of an eccentric genius, olympic-class runner, and groundbreaking theoretician whose work is still influencing the science and telecommunication systems of the modern world.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
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Comic books, strips, etc
History
Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ottaviani, Jim.
Imitation game.
New York : Abrams ComicArts, 2016
(DLC) 2015946819
(OCoLC)921863972
Named Person: Alan Turing; Alan Turing
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Ottaviani; Leland Purvis
ISBN: 9781613129319 1613129319
OCLC Number: 945549907
Notes: Chiefly illustrations.
Description: 1 online resource (233 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color).
Responsibility: written by Jim Ottaviani ; illustrated by Leland Purvis.
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"Teens with math or computer science bent will enjoy this slice of history and will learn about logic and algorithms along the way. Those who are interested in social justice and LBGTQ rights will Read more...

 
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