Artifact Details

Title

A.M. Turing's ACE report of 1946 and other papers

Catalog Number

102623377

Type

Text

Date

1986

Author

Carpenter, B.E.; Doran, R.W.; Turing, Alan

Publisher

Tomash Publishers

Place of Publication

Cambridge, Mass.

Identifying Numbers

ISBN10 0262031140
LCCN 85-23682
LOC call num QA75 .A185 1986

Extent

140 p.

Dimensions

24 cm.

Description

Includes bibliographies. Contents: Introduction to Turing's life and reprinting "Proposal for Development in the Mathematics Division of an Automatic Computing Engine (ACE)", a lecture to the London Mathematics Society, and "The History and Present Use of Digital Computers at the National Physical Lboratory" (1958) by M. Woodger.

Category

Book

Subject

Electronic digital computers

Series Title

The Charles Babbage Institute reprint series for the history of computing

Credit

Gift of Omri Serlin

Lot Number

X1340.97