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Ada's Ideas: The Story of Ada Lovelace, the World's First Computer Programmer by Fiona Robinson

$21.95

Ada's Ideas: The Story of Ada Lovelace, the World's First Computer Programmer by Fiona Robinson

$21.95

Author-illustrator Fiona Robinson's distinctive collages reveal how Ada Lovelace (1815–1852), daughter of Lord Byron, fused her interests in her father's poetry and the logic and mathematics her mother prized to become the world's first programmer. Lovelace helped her friend Charles Babbage develop his Analytical Engine, a precursor to the computer.

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