The Elements of Computing Systems: Building a Modern Computer from First Principles

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ISBN-13: 978-0262640688
ISBN-10: 0262640686
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A refreshingly new way of looking at computer systems as a whole by considering all aspects of a complete system in an integrated manner.

Jonathan Bowen, Times Higher Education Supplement

About the Author

Noam Nisan is Dean of the School of Computer Science and Engineering at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.


Shimon Schocken is Professor of Computer Science, and Founding Dean, Efi Arazi School of Computer Science, IDC Herzliya, Israel.

Product details

  • Item Weight : 1.32 pounds
  • Paperback : 344 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0262640686
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0262640688
  • Product Dimensions : 8 x 0.69 x 9 inches
  • Publisher : The MIT Press (March 31, 2005)
  • Reading level : 18 and up
  • Language: : English
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.7 out of 5 stars 219 ratings