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Author Faust, Daniel R., author.

Title Building computers : computer engineers / Daniel R. Faust.

Publication Info. New York : PowerKids Press, 2016.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Creston-Dement PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - CRDY-12  J 004 FAU    AVAILABLE
 PLT CUD#3 - Tampico ES Stacks - TAEG-7  004 FAU    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Engineers rule!
Engineers rule!
Note Includes index.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Life in the computer age -- What is a computer engineer? -- Tools of the trade -- Amazing math machines -- The first computers -- The colossus -- The U.S. Navy and MIT -- NASA needs computers -- Computer engineering specialities -- To serve and protect -- Lights! Cameras! Computers! -- To Mars and beyond -- Becoming a computer engineer -- Tomorrow's computer engineers.
Summary In this book on computer engineering, readers will learn about how engineers design and construct the computer hardware people use every day. The text also highlights famous computer engineers who have made invaluable advancements in computer technology.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.6 0.5 181122.
Subject Electronic digital computers -- Design and construction -- Juvenile literature.
Computer engineering -- Juvenile literature.
Electronic digital computers -- Design and construction. (OCoLC)fst00907142
Computers -- Design and construction.
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
ISBN 9781508145387 (library binding)
9781508145363 (paperback)
9781508145370 (6 pack)

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