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The Resource Turing's cathedral : the origins of the digital universe, George Dyson

Turing's cathedral : the origins of the digital universe, George Dyson

Label
Turing's cathedral : the origins of the digital universe
Title
Turing's cathedral
Title remainder
the origins of the digital universe
Statement of responsibility
George Dyson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In 'Turing's Cathedral', historian and philosopher of science George Dyson vividly recreates the scenes of focused experimentation, incredible mathematical insight, and pure creative genius that gave us computers, television, modern genetics and models of stellar evolution
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1953-
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Dyson, George
Dewey number
  • 004'.09
  • 004.09
  • 004.09
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Computers
  • Computer science
  • Machine theory
  • Von Neumann, John
  • Turing, Alan Mathison
  • Computers and IT
Label
Turing's cathedral : the origins of the digital universe, George Dyson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Vintage Books, 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780141015903
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xxii, 401 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780718194505
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Label
Turing's cathedral : the origins of the digital universe, George Dyson
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Vintage Books, 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780141015903
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xxii, 401 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780718194505
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)

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