The Extraordinary Life of Alan Turing

The Extraordinary Life of Alan Turing - Extraordinary Lives

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The man whose maths saved millions of lives.

Alan Turing was a mathematician, scientist and codebreaker who helped defeat the Nazis in the Second World War with his incredible decoding of secret messages from enemy soldiers.

Discover his life story in this beautifully illustrated book, from his childhood as a quiet boy who loved maths, to becoming one of the most important scientists and codebreakers in history.

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Packed full of incredible stories, fantastic facts and dynamic illustrations, Extraordinary Lives shines a light on important modern and historical figures from all over the world.

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Book information

ISBN: 9780241434017
Publisher: Penguin Random House Children's UK
Imprint: Puffin
Pub date:
DEWEY: 510.92
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 121
Weight: 112g
Height: 131mm
Width: 197mm
Spine width: 18mm