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B.V. Bowden with Alan Turing etc.
Faster Than Thought, A Symposium on Digital Computing Machines, ed. B.V. Bowden with contribution by Alan Turing
London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, LTD, 1953. Very good condition , there are no markings on the internal pages. the priceclipped dust cover shows wear along the top edge and on the corners. Faster Than Thought, A Symposium on Digital Computing Machines, edited by B.V. Bowden with contributors A.M. Turing and 23 well-know experts giving a clear account of modern digital computing machines in 1953. Alan Turing contributed Chapter 25 Digital Computers Applied to Games where he discusses the revolutionary concept of computers solving chess and checkers problems. Ada Byron Lovelace, today's hero for women in STEM fields, was first revealed in this book as the brilliant computational scientist explaining the work of Charles Babbage. Shipped with USPS Media Mail. [Attributes: First Edition; In Dust Jacket]
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