# Alan turing biography

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### He broke the Nazi Enigma code during World War II, and went on to become the father of computer science. This is the story of Alan Turing, history’s most important codebreaker.

### Alan Turing: the Enigma (Andrew Hodges)

### Alan Turing: The Enigma, biography of Alan Turing by Andrew Hodges.

### "Alan Turing: The Enigma." A long (700 pages), very thorough, detailed biography of the British mathematician who defined the concept of the universal machine (which underpinned much of the early development of computers), who helped break the German code in World War II, who was convicted of homosexual acts in the early 1950s, and who may have committed suicide.

### Alan Turing : the enigma : Notes by the author, Andrew Hodges

### Alan Turing broke the German Enigma code during World War II and devised the Turing machine and the Turing test of computer intelligence. Unabashedly gay, he committed suicide after being convicted of homosexual acts.

### A well written, sympathetic account of the mathematical genius Alan Turing, creator of the modern computer, who received a posthumous Royal Pardon in 2013 for the persecution he had suffered at the hands of the authorities.

### Alan Turing: The Enigma By Andrew Hodges, Douglas Hofstadter

Alan Turing with two colleagues and a Ferranti computer in January Turing had previously been involved with the construction of both the Colossus at Bletchley Park, and later the Automatic Computing Engine

### Alan Turing by Andrew Hodges: Fascinating biography of the brilliant Cambridge mathematician who masterminded the cracking of the German Enigma code and was the father of the modern computer.

### Breaking the Code (TV Movie

Turing: Pioneer of the Information Age: Jack Copeland Alan Turing British mathematician probably contributed as much wartime value as Churchill and Eisenhower.