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Swade, Doron

SWADE, Doron

SWADE, Doron. South African, b. 1946. Genres: Adult non-fiction. Career: London Science Museum, London, England, assistant director and head of collections; has also worked as an engineer and technology historian. Publications: Charles Babbage and His Calculating Engines, 1991; (with J. Palfreman) The Dream Machine: Exploring the Computer Age, 1991; The Cogwheel Brain: Charles Babbage and the Quest to Build the First Computer, 2000, in US as The Difference Engine: Charles Babbage and the Quest to Build the First Computer, 2001. Author of articles for popular and academic periodicals, about curatorship, museuology, and the history of computing. Address: The Science Museum, Exhibition Rd., South Kensington, London SW7 2DD, England. Online address: [email protected]

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