Ada, the Enchantress of Numbers

  • by Betty Alexandra Toole
  • Narrated by Rosalind Ashford
  • 8 hrs and 48 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Ada Byron, Lady Lovelace, was one of the first to write programs for, and predict the impact of, Charles Babbage's Analytical Engine in 1843. Beautiful and charming, she was often characterized as "mad and bad," as was her illustrious father.
This audiobook edition, Ada, the Enchantress of Numbers: Poetical Science, emphasizes Ada's unique talent of integrating imagination, poetry and science. This edition includes all of Ada's fascinating letters to Charles Babbage, 55 pictures, and footnotes that encourages the reader to follow Ada's pathway to the 21st century.

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 09-26-2013
  • Publisher: Critical Connection