Simon Lavington (Editor)
Secret wartime projects in areas such as code-breaking, radar and ballistics produced a wealth of ideas and technologies that kick-started the development of digital computers. This is the story of the people and projects that flourished in the post-war period. Read more
''This fascinating book reminds us of the importance of their contribution; a fitting tribute to those who gave the world so much.'
Kate Russell, technology reporter for BBC Click
'Fantastic! This is an excellent romp through the Britain’s early computer history...'
Dr Tilly Blyth, Curator of Computing and Information, Science Museum
'A practical clearly written tour through the early years.'
Erica Wagner, The Times
'One of the best parts of the book is the emphasis on "contemporaries" - this is not just a book about Alan Turing...' Read the full review
Peter Daly CEng CITP