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Alan Turing / written by Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara ; illustrated by Ashling Lindsay.

Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel), (author.). Lindsay, Ashling. llustrator. (Added Author).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library JB TURING (Text) 39493108577505 Juvenile New Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780711246782
  • ISBN: 0711246785
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln Children's Books, an imprint of The Quarto Group, 2020.

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Summary, etc.:
Alan Turing grew up in England in the early 1900s, where his best friends were numbers and a little boy called Christopher. When his young friend died, Alan retreated to the world of numbers and codes. During World War II, he discovered how to crack the code of the Nazi Enigma machine. This book features illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the brilliant mathematician's life.
Subject: Turing, Alan, 1912-1954 > Juvenile literature.
Mathematicians > Great Britain > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Gay men > Great Britain > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.
Illustrated works.

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