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'Draughts. M.U.C. (Manchester University Computer) Programme and Notes etc.', 1952

MS. Eng. misc. b. 258/C.29
Held at the Weston Library

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Folder containing 10 bundles of notes, calculations and routines, many with Strachey's notes on the machine's game, e.g.: 'Not forseen by me - a good move'

'Purposeless - the strategy is failing badly in the end game', etc.

Various dates July-August 1952, though some notes are on verso of Harrow School exercises.

Strachey used some of these specimen games and comments in his paper at Toronto in September 1952


  • Creation: 1952


1 file

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. misc. b. 258/C.29

Former reference:

CSAC 71.1.80/C.29

Related Materials

See MS. Eng. misc. b. 258/C.32.

Repository Details

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