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The Resource The advent of the algorithm : the 300-year journey from an idea to the computer, David Berlinski

The advent of the algorithm : the 300-year journey from an idea to the computer, David Berlinski

Label
The advent of the algorithm : the 300-year journey from an idea to the computer
Title
The advent of the algorithm
Title remainder
the 300-year journey from an idea to the computer
Statement of responsibility
David Berlinski
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CAT
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1942-
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Berlinski, David
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Algorithms
Target audience
adult
Label
The advent of the algorithm : the 300-year journey from an idea to the computer, David Berlinski
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Original hardback edition published with slightly different subtitle: the idea that rules the world
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Under the Eye of Doubt
  • 21
  • Chapter 3
  • Bruno the Fastidious
  • 46
  • Chapter 4
  • Cargoload and Crack-Up
  • 64
  • Chapter 5
  • Hilbert Takes Command
  • Preface: The Digital Bureaucrat
  • 96
  • Chapter 6
  • Godel in Vienna
  • 116
  • Chapter 7
  • Dangerous Discipline
  • 146
  • Chapter 8
  • Flight into Abstraction
  • 155
  • xi
  • Chapter 9
  • Imaginary Machine
  • 181
  • Chapter 11
  • Peacock of Reason
  • 205
  • Chapter 12
  • Time Against Time
  • 215
  • Chapter 13
  • Introduction: The Jeweler's Velvet
  • An Artifact of Mind
  • 249
  • Chapter 14
  • A World of Many Gods
  • 275
  • Chapter 15
  • Cross of Words
  • 306
  • Epilogue: The Idea of Order at Key West
  • 332
  • xv
  • Chapter 1
  • Marketplace of Schemes
  • 1
  • Chapter 2
Control code
ocm46890682
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Harvest edition.
Extent
xviii, 345 pages
Isbn
9780156013918
Lccn
98043755
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
518.1 B455 ; XX-N ; SYS11-03BT1.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o46890682
  • (Sirsi) o46890682
Label
The advent of the algorithm : the 300-year journey from an idea to the computer, David Berlinski
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Original hardback edition published with slightly different subtitle: the idea that rules the world
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Under the Eye of Doubt
  • 21
  • Chapter 3
  • Bruno the Fastidious
  • 46
  • Chapter 4
  • Cargoload and Crack-Up
  • 64
  • Chapter 5
  • Hilbert Takes Command
  • Preface: The Digital Bureaucrat
  • 96
  • Chapter 6
  • Godel in Vienna
  • 116
  • Chapter 7
  • Dangerous Discipline
  • 146
  • Chapter 8
  • Flight into Abstraction
  • 155
  • xi
  • Chapter 9
  • Imaginary Machine
  • 181
  • Chapter 11
  • Peacock of Reason
  • 205
  • Chapter 12
  • Time Against Time
  • 215
  • Chapter 13
  • Introduction: The Jeweler's Velvet
  • An Artifact of Mind
  • 249
  • Chapter 14
  • A World of Many Gods
  • 275
  • Chapter 15
  • Cross of Words
  • 306
  • Epilogue: The Idea of Order at Key West
  • 332
  • xv
  • Chapter 1
  • Marketplace of Schemes
  • 1
  • Chapter 2
Control code
ocm46890682
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Harvest edition.
Extent
xviii, 345 pages
Isbn
9780156013918
Lccn
98043755
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
518.1 B455 ; XX-N ; SYS11-03BT1.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o46890682
  • (Sirsi) o46890682

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