[PLUG-TALK] The Yoda ... Donald Knuth

Paul Heinlein heinlein at madboa.com
Tue Dec 18 12:33:01 PST 2018


On Tue, 18 Dec 2018, Keith Lofstrom wrote:

> Knuth is one of my favorite "nerd Christians" (the
> intelligent non-confrontational kind).  Besides many CS
> theory books, he wrote "3:16", a stratigraphic sampling
> of all the 3:16 verses in the Christian bible, each one
> illustrated with spectacular calligraphy by his world-
> class calligrapher friends.  A beautiful art book; I
> keep it next to Terry Pratchett's "The Art of Discworld".

3:16 was such a fascinating enterprise. I've only seen it online, 
never in print, but I just loved the concept.

-- 
Paul Heinlein
heinlein at madboa.com
45°38' N, 122°6' W


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