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Charles Babbage

Author: Neil Champion; Charles Babbage
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Heinemann Library, ©2001.
Series: Groundbreakers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the life and contributions of the English mathematician and inventor, whose work with calculating machines caused him to be called the father of the modern computer.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
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History
Juvenile works
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Named Person: Charles Babbage; Charles Babbage; Charles Babbage
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Champion; Charles Babbage
ISBN: 1575723670 9781575723679
OCLC Number: 43952109
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm.
Series Title: Groundbreakers.
Responsibility: Neil Champion.

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Examines the life and contributions of the English mathematician and inventor, whose work with calculating machines caused him to be called the father of the modern computer.

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