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Author Goldsmith, Mike, 1962-

Title Computer / written by Mike Goldsmith and Tom Jackson.

Publication Info. New York : Dorling kindersley, 2011.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Freeport PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  J 621.3916 GOL    AVAILABLE
 Geneseo PL Juvenile Collection - GPLG-7  J 004 GO    AVAILABLE
 LaSalle PL Juvenile NEW Book - LSBB-3  J 004 GOL    AVAILABLE
 Mokena Community PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MKBB-1  J 004 GOL    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  J 004 GOL    AVAILABLE
 Nippersink PLD Juvenile Non-Fiction - NPLY-11  J 621.39 GOL    AVAILABLE
Description 72 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 30 cm + 1 folded-out poster + 1 CD-ROM (color ; 4 3/4 in.) .
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
computer disc cd rdacarrier
Series DK eyewitness books
Dorling Kindersley eyewitness books.
Note "Eyewitness" at head of title.
Subtitle on cover: Discover the history and science behind the technology that drives our digital world.
Includes index.
Contents What is a computer? -- Before computers -- Electronic computers -- Mini and micro computers -- Inside a computer -- Memory and storage -- Input -- Output -- Computers at work -- Computers all around us -- Gadgets on the go -- Making computers -- Supercomputers -- Software -- Programming -- Computer-generated imagery -- Games and consoles -- Networks -- The internet -- Connecting the world -- The wild wild net -- Defense and security -- Life on the net -- Virtual worlds -- Robots -- Stronger and better -- Artificial intelligence -- Tomorrow's computers -- History of computing -- Computers in numbers.
Subject Computers -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Jackson, T. (Tom)
Dorling Kindersley, Inc.
Added Title Eyewitness computer
ISBN 9780756682651 hardback
0756682657 hardback
9780756682668 lib bdg.
0756682665 lib bdg.

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