A Madman Dreams of Turing Machines

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This is a remarkable fiction debut from a young female physicist obsessed with two giants of twentieth century science: Kurt Godel, the greatest logician of the age, and Alan Turing, the breaker of the Enigma code. Janna Levin tells their parallel lives in a haunting story of tortured genius, persecution and death. Godel became delusional and paranoid to the point he starved himself to death. Turing, despite his brilliant war work, was hounded to destruction because he was homosexual. Both men devoted their lives to the ...

A Madman Dreams of Turing Machines 2010, Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ), London

ISBN-13: 9780753827444

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A Madman Dreams of Turing Machines 2007, Anchor Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781400032402

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A Madman Dreams of Turing Machines 2007, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London

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A Madman Dreams of Turing Machines 2007, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London

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A Madman Dreams of Turing Machines 2006, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY

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