The Resource Charles Babbage, pioneer of the computer, Anthony Hyman

Charles Babbage, pioneer of the computer, Anthony Hyman

Label
Charles Babbage, pioneer of the computer
Title
Charles Babbage, pioneer of the computer
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Hyman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hyman, Anthony
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QA29.B2
LC item number
H93 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Babbage, Charles
  • Babbage, Charles
  • Babbage, Charles
  • Babbage, Charles
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathématiciens
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathématiciens
  • Rechenmaschine
  • Great Britain
Label
Charles Babbage, pioneer of the computer, Anthony Hyman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references
  • "Published Works of Charles Babbage": p. 256-260
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prelude: Child of two revolutions -- Childhood -- Cambridge -- Marriage: early years of a philosopher in London -- Science in action: start on the first engine -- The death of Georgiana: continental travel -- Reform -- Science and reform: the royal society -- On the economy of machinery and manufactures -- The great engine -- The ninth Bridgewater Treatise -- Rail, steam, and the British Association -- The analytical engines: social life -- Analytical engines and the Circumlocution Office -- The great exhibition -- The death of Ada: a family reunion -- Final passages in the life of a philosopher -- Epilogue: From the analytical engines to the modern computer
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, [iv], 287 pages, [33] pages of plates
Isbn
9780691083032
Lccn
81048078
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08618505
  • (OCoLC)ocm08618505
Label
Charles Babbage, pioneer of the computer, Anthony Hyman
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references
  • "Published Works of Charles Babbage": p. 256-260
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prelude: Child of two revolutions -- Childhood -- Cambridge -- Marriage: early years of a philosopher in London -- Science in action: start on the first engine -- The death of Georgiana: continental travel -- Reform -- Science and reform: the royal society -- On the economy of machinery and manufactures -- The great engine -- The ninth Bridgewater Treatise -- Rail, steam, and the British Association -- The analytical engines: social life -- Analytical engines and the Circumlocution Office -- The great exhibition -- The death of Ada: a family reunion -- Final passages in the life of a philosopher -- Epilogue: From the analytical engines to the modern computer
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, [iv], 287 pages, [33] pages of plates
Isbn
9780691083032
Lccn
81048078
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08618505
  • (OCoLC)ocm08618505

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