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The Resource The Turk : the life and times of the famous eighteenth-century chess-playing machine, Tom Standage

The Turk : the life and times of the famous eighteenth-century chess-playing machine, Tom Standage

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The Turk : the life and times of the famous eighteenth-century chess-playing machine
Title
The Turk
Title remainder
the life and times of the famous eighteenth-century chess-playing machine
Statement of responsibility
Tom Standage
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2002.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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156663
Cataloging source
DLC
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Standage, Tom
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Kempelen, Wolfgang von
  • Mälzel, Johann Nepomuk
  • Automaton chess players
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the life and times of the famous eighteenth-century chess-playing machine
Label
The Turk : the life and times of the famous eighteenth-century chess-playing machine, Tom Standage
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [255]-260) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
423313
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 272 pages
Isbn
9780802713919
Lccn
2001055909
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802713919
  • (Sirsi) ADE-9420
Label
The Turk : the life and times of the famous eighteenth-century chess-playing machine, Tom Standage
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [255]-260) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
423313
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 272 pages
Isbn
9780802713919
Lccn
2001055909
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802713919
  • (Sirsi) ADE-9420

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