By Sara Turing,Lyn Irvine,Martin Davis,John Turing

ISBN-10: 1107020581

ISBN-13: 9781107020580

ISBN-10: 1107524229

ISBN-13: 9781107524224

'In a brief existence he finished a lot, and to the roll of serious names within the heritage of his specific reports further his own.' So is defined one of many maximum figures of the 20th century, but Alan Turing's identify was once now not generally regarded till his contribution to the breaking of the German Enigma code grew to become public within the Seventies. the tale of Turing's lifestyles fascinates and within the years for the reason that his suicide, Turing's popularity has in simple terms grown, as his contributions to good judgment, arithmetic, computing, man made intelligence and computational biology became larger favored. To commemorate the centenary of Turing's beginning, this republication of his mother's biography is enriched via a brand new foreword via Martin Davis and a never-before-published memoir by means of Alan's older brother. The distinction among this memoir and the unique biography finds tensions and sheds new mild on Turing's courting along with his kinfolk, and at the guy himself.

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