**Cellular Automata And Complexity: Collected Papers**

by Stephen Wolfram

**Publisher**: Westview Press 1994**ISBN/ASIN**: 0201626640**ISBN-13**: 9780201626643**Number of pages**: 608

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These original and widely known papers on cellular automata and complexity provide a highly readable account of what has become a major new field of science, with important implications for physics, biology, economics, computer science, and many other areas.

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