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But how do it know? The basic principles of computers for everyone

£8.00

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Paperback in GC, spine unbroken but plastic film on front and back covers is detaching slightly at edges.
Normally printed On Demand.

"Finally, this brand new book exposes the secrets of computers for everyone to see. Its humorous title begins with the punch line of a classic joke about someone who is baffled by technology. It was written by a 40-year computer veteran who wants to take the mystery out of computers and allow everyone to gain a true understanding of exactly what computers are, and also what they are not. Years of writing, diagramming, piloting and editing have culminated in one easy to read volume that contains all of the basic principles of computers written so that everyone can understand them. There used to be only two types of book that delved into the insides of computers. The simple ones point out the major parts and describe their functions in broad general terms. Computer Science textbooks eventually tell the whole story, but along the way, they include every detail that an engineer could conceivably ever need to know. Like Baby Bear's porridge, But How Do It Know? is just right, but it is much more than just a happy medium."

Item details

Author(s):
Scott, J. Clark
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
15.4 x 23 x 1.6 cm
Edition:
2009
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0615303765
ISBN-13:
9780615303765
Number of pages:
217
Publisher:
John C. Scott, Oldsmar, Florida
Title:
But how do it know? The basic principles of computers for everyone

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Paperback in GC, spine unbroken but plastic film on front and back covers is detaching slightly at edges.
Normally printed On Demand.

"Finally, this brand new book exposes the secrets of computers for everyone to see. Its humorous title begins with the punch line of a classic joke about someone who is baffled by technology. It was written by a 40-year computer veteran who wants to take the mystery out of computers and allow everyone to gain a true understanding of exactly what computers are, and also what they are not. Years of writing, diagramming, piloting and editing have culminated in one easy to read volume that contains all of the basic principles of computers written so that everyone can understand them. There used to be only two types of book that delved into the insides of computers. The simple ones point out the major parts and describe their functions in broad general terms. Computer Science textbooks eventually tell the whole story, but along the way, they include every detail that an engineer could conceivably ever need to know. Like Baby Bear's porridge, But How Do It Know? is just right, but it is much more than just a happy medium."

Author(s):
Scott, J. Clark
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
15.4 x 23 x 1.6 cm
Edition:
2009
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0615303765
ISBN-13:
9780615303765
Number of pages:
217
Publisher:
John C. Scott, Oldsmar, Florida
Title:
But how do it know? The basic principles of computers for everyone

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