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Murmur

Author: Will Eaves
Publisher: New York, NY : Bellevue Literary Press, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"In Murmur, a hallucinatory masterwork, Will Eaves invites us into the brilliant mind of Alec Pryor, a character inspired by Alan Turing. Turing, father of artificial intelligence and pioneer of radical new techniques to break the Nazi Enigma cipher during World War II, was later persecuted by the British state for "gross indecency with another male" and forced to undergo chemical castration. Set during the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Novels
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Eaves, Will, 1967- author.
Murmur
New York, NY : Bellevue Literary Press, 2019
(DLC) 2018049911
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Will Eaves
ISBN: 9781942658641 1942658648
OCLC Number: 1050962620
Description: 182 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Will Eaves.

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