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The man who knew too much : Alan Turing and the invention of the computer

Author: David Leavitt
Publisher: London : Phoenix, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of Alan Turing, the persecuted genius who helped break the Enigma code and create the modern computer, and who received a royal pardon in 2013

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Genre/Form: Biographies
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Named Person: Alan Turing; Alan Turing
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Leavitt
ISBN: 9780753822005 0753822008
OCLC Number: 84997080
Notes: Originally published: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2006.
Description: 319 pages : illustrations, portrait ; 20 cm
Responsibility: David Leavitt.

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Leavitt proovides fascinating insights into cryptography...he conveys both the ingenuity of Turing's creations and the complexity of the man * Daily Telegraph * A sympathetic account of Turing's Read more...

 
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