Books  Sustainable Development  Science & Technology  Science & Technology: General 

Passages from the Life of a Philosopher

Biography / MemoirOut of Print

By: Charles Babbage and M Campbell-Kelly

383 pages, Illus

Pickering & Chatto Publishers

Paperback | Dec 1994 | #68399 | ISBN: 1851960406
Out of Print Details

About this book

The complete autobiography of Charles Babbage (1791-1871), the technological genius who invented the first computer a hundred and fifty years ago! Babbage's scientific curiosity, energy and creativity led him into many areas of human endeavour, and he delights in sharing his discoveries in this wittiest of memoirs.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Fighting Light Pollution

NHBS Price: £19.50 $25/€21 approx

Chaos: The Amazing Science of the Unpredictable

NHBS Price: £9.99 $13/€11 approx

Indigo in the Arab World

NHBS Price: £105.00 $135/€115 approx

Ancient Light

NHBS Price: £21.95 $28/€24 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194