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Charles Babbage: And the Engines of Perfection

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Book Description
Charles Babbage, "the grandfather of the modern computer," did not live to see even one of his calculating machines at work. A dazzling genius with vision extending far beyond the limitations of the Victorian age, Babbage successfully calculated a table of logarithms during his years at Cambridge University, allowing mathematical calculations to be executed with extreme precision. Only the possibi... More
Book Information
PublisherSagebrush Education Resources
BindingHardcover (5 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-100613959302
ISBN-13978-0613959308
Publication Date01/2000
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About Bruce Collier (Author) : Bruce Collier is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Bruce Collier include Charles Babbage: And the Engines of Perfection, Charles Babbage: And the Engines of Per... more
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About James MacLachlan (Author) : James MacLachlan is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of James MacLachlan include Nicolaus Copernicus: Making the Earth a Planet, Charles Babb... more
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