Wheelers Books
How Computers Work

How Computers Work (Paperback, 8th edition)

By White, Ron
By Downs, Timothy Edward

How Computers Work has been a perennial best-seller for the last 12 years. This four-color visual opus is a must-have for any computer user, from novice to expert. Written by Ron White and illustrated by Tim Downs, How Computers Work, 8th Edition is a marvel in book publishing, s...howing readers the inner-workings of PCs, computer peripherals and much, much more. Akin to the great works of David Macauley (The Way Things Work) and Marshall Brain (How Stuff Works) How Computers Work shows you just how intricate and elegant those beige computer boxes really are. How Computers Work is rife with lush, full-color illustrations, engaging, friendly text and deep technical smarts.
Read more

ISBN 9780789734242
Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780789736130
Released NZ 24 Nov 2005
Publisher Pearson Education (US)
Format Paperback, 8th edition
Alternate Format(s) View All (4 other possible title(s) available)
Out of print

Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9780789734242
Stock Out of stock
Status Out of print
Publisher Pearson Education (US)
Imprint Que Corporation,U.S.
Released 24 Nov 2005
Publication Country United States United States
Format Paperback, 8th edition
Edition 8th edition
Author(s) By White, Ron
By Downs, Timothy Edward
Category General Theory of Computing
Applications of Computing
Number of Pages 464
Dimensions Width: 207mm
Height: 254mm
Spine: 23mm
Dewey Code 004.1
Weight 1,090g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Microcomputers
NBS Text Computing: Textbooks & Study Guides
ONIX Text College/higher education