Alan Turing: The Enigma (The Centenary Edition) by Andrew Hodges

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It's only a moderate exaggeration to claim that the British mathematician Alan Turing (1912-1954) kept the Allies from the Nazis, invented the pc and synthetic intelligence, and expected homosexual liberation by way of decades--all earlier than his suicide at age 41. This vintage biography of the founding father of machine technology, reissued at the centenary of his start with a considerable new preface by way of the writer, is the definitive account of a rare brain and lifestyles. A gripping tale of arithmetic, desktops, cryptography, and gay persecution, Andrew Hodges's acclaimed booklet captures either the interior and outer drama of Turing's life.

Hodges tells how Turing's innovative proposal of 1936--the inspiration of a common machine--laid the basis for the trendy machine and the way Turing introduced the belief to sensible attention in 1945 together with his digital layout. The booklet additionally tells how this paintings used to be without delay with regards to Turing's best position in breaking the German Enigma ciphers in the course of international struggle II, a systematic triumph that used to be serious to Allied victory within the Atlantic. while, this is often the tragic tale of a guy who, regardless of his wartime provider, was once finally arrested, stripped of his defense clearance, and compelled to endure a humiliating therapy program--all for attempting to reside truthfully in a society that outlined homosexuality as against the law.

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