Luigi F. Menabrea, “Sketch of the Analytical Engine Invented by Charles Babbage” (Ada Lovelace trans.), 1842.

Luigi F. Menabrea, “Sketch of the Analytical Engine Invented by Charles Babbage” (Ada Lovelace trans.), 1842 was a nonfiction science book of a mechanical computer.  Charles Babbage the inventor, mathematician Luigi F. Menabrea the writer; and Ada Lovelace her translation into English. I generally, post blogs from books from Harrison Horblit, “100 Books Famous in … Continue reading Luigi F. Menabrea, “Sketch of the Analytical Engine Invented by Charles Babbage” (Ada Lovelace trans.), 1842.