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Turing and the Computer (Big Idea) Paperback – 1 Apr 1999

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  • Paperback: 105 pages
  • Publisher: Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group; 1st Anchor Books Ed edition (1 April 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 038549243X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0385492430
  • Product Dimensions: 13.3 x 0.8 x 20.3 cm
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 5,020,567 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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An explanation of the computer's development also offers an exploration of the life of the brilliant mathematician Turing, who broke German codes during World War II and proved the existence of artificial intelligence.

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