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  1. A collection of notebooks, offprints, and books from the estate of Max Newman.
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    A collection of notebooks, offprints, and books from the estate of Max Newman.

    Max Newman (1897-1984) was one of the most significant British mathematicians of his generation and a leading pioneer in modern computer science. After early pioneering work on combinatory (or geometric) topology, logic and Boolean algebras, he was elected FRS in 1939. During the Second World War, in 1942, he joined the government code and cypher school at Bletchley Park. Learn More
    £15,000

    Date of Publication: 1928

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    Stock Code: 92270

    Signed: Yes

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