Little People, Big Dreams: Alan Turingquarto
In the inspiring Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the lives of outstanding people from designers and artists to scientists and adventurers. All of them went on to achieve incredible things, yet all of them began life as a little child with a dream.
Discover the life of Alan Turing, the genius code cracker and father of theoretical computer science and artificial intelligence. Alan grew up in England, where his best friends were numbers and a little boy called Christopher. When his young friend died, Alan retreated to the world of numbers and codes, where he later discovered how to crack the code of the Nazi Enigma machine.
With stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, this empowering series celebrates the important life stories of significant influencers of the world.
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- Ages: 5 to 8yrs
- Materials: Hardcover
- Imprint: Frances Lincoln Children's Books
- Author: Ma Isabel Sanchez Vergara
- Illustrator: Ashling Lindsay
- Dimensions: 32 pages; 7.7in x 9.5in
- Origin: Printed in China
- ISBN: 978-0-7112-4678-2