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    Name: Charles Babbage
    Biographical Dates: 1791 - 1871
    Biography: Babbage, Charles (1791–1871), mathematician and computer pioneer.
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    "Babbage, Charles (1791–1871), mathematician and computer pioneer, by Doron Swade," Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/962?docPos=1 (accessed 08/20/2014)
    Reference:
    For information on and a reconstruction of Babbage's 1827 work on logarithms, see the work of Denis Roegel at this  <a href="http://www.loria.fr/~roegel/locomat.html" target="_blank">website</a>.
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