The Universal Computer
The Road From Leibniz to TuringBook - 2011 | Turing centenary ed
The breathtakingly rapid pace of change in computing makes it easy to overlook the pioneers who began it all. Written by Martin Davis, respected logician and researcher in the theory of computation, The Universal Computer: The Road from Leibniz to Turing explores the fascinating lives, ideas, and discoveries of seven remarkable mathematicians. It tells the stories of the unsung heroes of the computer age the logicians.
Publisher: Boca Raton, Fla. : CRC Press, ©2011
Edition: Turing centenary ed
Branch Call Number: 004.09 DAVIS
Characteristics: xiv, 224 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm