The Logician and the Engineer: How George Boole and Claude Shannon Created the Information Age

By Paul J. Nahin

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How two pioneers of math and technology ushered in the computer revolutionBoolean algebra, also called Boolean logic, is at the heart of the electronic circuitry in everything we use--from our computers and cars, to home appliances. How did a system of mathematics established in the Victorian era become the basis for such incredible technological achievements a century lat How two pioneers of math and technology ushered in...

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October 28th 2012 by Princeton University Press

(first published 2012)

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English

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