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The strange life and death of Dr. Turing

Author: Christopher Sykes; Films for the Humanities (Firm); Christopher Sykes Productions.; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Publisher: London : BBC Videos for Education and Training, [1992]
Series: Horizon
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Biographical overview of the life of Alan Turing, mathematician, developer of the computer, and early proponent of artificial intelligence. Film includes interviews with friends and academic colleagues. Also examines his homosexuality.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Alan Turing; Alan Turing
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Sykes; Films for the Humanities (Firm); Christopher Sykes Productions.; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
OCLC Number: 36219490
Notes: "FFH 4138."
Description: 1 videocassette (50 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Horizon
Responsibility: a presentation of Films for the Humanities and Sciences ; written and produced by Christopher Sykes ; Christopher Sykes Productions for BBC-TV and WGBH Boston.

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Biographical overview of the life of Alan Turing, mathematician, developer of the computer, and early proponent of artificial intelligence. Film includes interviews with friends and academic colleagues. Also examines his homosexuality.

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