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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
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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.

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