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Code: The Hidden Language of Computer Hardware and Software

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What do flashlights, the British invasion, black cats, and seesaws have to do with computers? In CODE, they show us the ingenious ways we manipulate language and invent new means of communicating with each other. And through CODE, we see how this ingenuity and our very human compulsion to communicate have driven the technological innovations of the past two centuries. Using everyday objects and familiar language systems such as Braille and Morse code, author Charles Petzold weaves an illumi…

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Can anyone recommend some “lighter reading” CS books?(r/compsci)

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compsci, cscareerquestions, explainlikeimfive, learnprogramming, programming

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15

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305

Amazon Price

$15.25

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SFW

Book Binding

Paperback

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ABIS_BOOK

Book Author

Charles Petzold

Book Edition

1

Book Publisher

Microsoft Press

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Code: The Hidden Language of Computer Hardware and Software

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Can anyone recommend some “lighter reading” CS books?

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