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The Resource Charles Babbage and the engines of perfection, Bruce Collier and James MacLachlan

Charles Babbage and the engines of perfection, Bruce Collier and James MacLachlan

Label
Charles Babbage and the engines of perfection
Title
Charles Babbage and the engines of perfection
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Collier and James MacLachlan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the life and work of the man whose nineteenth century inventions led to the development of the computer
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collier, Bruce
Dewey number
  • 510/.92
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
QA29.B2
LC item number
C65 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
MacLachlan, James H.
Series statement
Oxford portraits in science
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Babbage, Charles
  • Babbage, Charles
  • Mathematicians
  • Computers
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematicians
  • Computers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Charles Babbage and the engines of perfection, Bruce Collier and James MacLachlan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 119-120) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
123 pages
Isbn
9780195089974
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
98017054 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm38924356
  • (Sirsi) o38924356
  • (TMQ) o38924356
Label
Charles Babbage and the engines of perfection, Bruce Collier and James MacLachlan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 119-120) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
123 pages
Isbn
9780195089974
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
98017054 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm38924356
  • (Sirsi) o38924356
  • (TMQ) o38924356

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