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The Resource The imitation game : Alan Turing decoded, written by Jim Ottaviani ; illustrated by Leland Purvis

The imitation game : Alan Turing decoded, written by Jim Ottaviani ; illustrated by Leland Purvis

Label
The imitation game : Alan Turing decoded
Title
The imitation game
Title remainder
Alan Turing decoded
Statement of responsibility
written by Jim Ottaviani ; illustrated by Leland Purvis
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the mathematician, reveals the story of an eccentric genius, olympic-class runner, and groundbreaking theoretician whose work is still influencing the science and telecommunication systems of the modern world
Summary
A graphic novel biography paints a historically accurate picture of the English mathematician and scientist whose groundbreaking work on cryptography and artificial intelligence led to the cracking of the German Enigma code during World War II
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • Rainbow List, 2017.
  • SEE-IT Award, 2017.
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2017.
Biography type
individual biography
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10484118
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
  • 510.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
GN 550
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QA29.T8
LC item number
O772 2016
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550
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
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True
Target audience
adolescent
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Alan Turing decoded
Label
The imitation game : Alan Turing decoded, written by Jim Ottaviani ; illustrated by Leland Purvis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Chiefly illustrations
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 226-228)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
20527977
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
233 pages
Isbn
9781419718939
Lccn
2015946819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn921863972
Label
The imitation game : Alan Turing decoded, written by Jim Ottaviani ; illustrated by Leland Purvis
Publication
Note
Chiefly illustrations
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 226-228)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
20527977
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
233 pages
Isbn
9781419718939
Lccn
2015946819
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn921863972

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