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Reflections of Alan Turing : a relative story

By: TURING, DERMOT

0750996099 / 9780750996099
Hardback
22/04/2021
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United Kingdom
20 cm 208 pages : illustrations (black and white)
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Everyone knows the story of the codebreaker and computer science pioneer Alan Turing. Except ... When Dermot Turing is asked about his famous uncle, people want to know more than the bullet points of his life.

They want to know everything - was Alan Turing actually a codebreaker?

What did he make of artificial intelligence? What is the significance of Alan Turing's trial, his suicide, the Royal Pardon, the GBP50 note and the film The Imitation Game?In Reflections of Alan Turing, Dermot strips off the layers to uncover the real story.

It's time to discover a fresh legacy of Alan Turing for the twenty-first century.

BIC:

1DBKESU Buckinghamshire, 3JJ 20th century, BGT Biography: science, technology & medicine, HBLW 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000, HBWQ Second World War, JPSH Espionage & secret services

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