By Nell Dale, John Lewis
Totally revised and up to date, the 6th variation of the best-selling textual content laptop technology Illuminated keeps the accessibility and in-depth insurance of prior variations, whereas incorporating all-new fabric on state-of-the-art concerns in laptop technological know-how. Authored by way of the award-winning Nell Dale and John Lewis, machine technology Illuminated’s distinct and cutting edge layered process strikes in the course of the degrees of computing from an geared up, language-neutral perspective.
Designed for the introductory computing and laptop technological know-how direction, this student-friendly 6th variation presents scholars with an outstanding origin for extra research, and gives non-majors an entire creation to computing
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