Cogwheel Brain, The

ISBN-10: 0349112398
ISBN-13: 9780349112398
Authors: Doron: Swade

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In 1821, Charles Babbage set upon building a machine that would carry out mathematical calculations without intervention. The only technology he had access to was the cogwheel escapement. This is the story of his lifelong bid to construct his machine.

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Publisher: Abacus; Little, Brown & Co. Number of pages: 352 Dimensions: 4.30" wide x 6.62" long x 0.95" tall Weight: 0.660 lbs.