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Anecdotes: Prototype Fragments from Babbage's First Difference Engine
April-June 2009 (vol. 31 no. 2)
pp. 70-75
Denis Roegel, Loria

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Citation:
Denis Roegel, "Anecdotes: Prototype Fragments from Babbage's First Difference Engine," IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 31, no. 2, pp. 70-75, April-June 2009, doi:10.1109/MAHC.2009.31
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