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The Resource Turing's cathedral : [the origins of the digital universe], George Dyson, (sound recording)

Turing's cathedral : [the origins of the digital universe], George Dyson, (sound recording)

Label
Turing's cathedral : [the origins of the digital universe]
Title
Turing's cathedral
Title remainder
[the origins of the digital universe]
Statement of responsibility
George Dyson
Title variation
Origins of the digital universe
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Legendary historian and philosopher of science George Dyson vividly re-creates the scenes of focused experimentation, incredible mathematical insight, and pure creative genius that gave us computers, digital television, modern genetics, models of stellar evolution--in other words, computer code
Cataloging source
TEFBT
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1953-
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Dyson, George
Dewey number
004/.09
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
QA76.17
LC item number
.D97 2012ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Arthur Morey
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Morey, Arthur
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  • Computers
  • Turing machines
  • Computable functions
  • Random access memory
  • Von Neumann, John
  • Turing, Alan Mathison
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Turing's cathedral : [the origins of the digital universe], George Dyson, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn768109030
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
13 sound discs (15 hr., 45 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307969088
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHA 3553
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)768109030
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Turing's cathedral : [the origins of the digital universe], George Dyson, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn768109030
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
13 sound discs (15 hr., 45 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307969088
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHA 3553
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)768109030
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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