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The logician and the engineer : how George Boole and Claude Shannon created the information age / Paul J. Nahin.

Author/creator Nahin, Paul J.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2013]
Copyright Notice ©2013
Descriptionxii, 228 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Subject(s)
Contents George Boole and Claude Shannon : two mini-biographies -- Boolean algebra -- Logical switching circuits -- Boole, Shannon, and probability -- Some combinatorial design logic examples -- Sequential-state digital circuits -- Turing machines -- Beyond Boole and Shannon.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2011053127
ISBN9780691151007 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
ISBN0691151008 (hardcover : acid-free paper)

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