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Understanding Computation: From Simple Machines to Impossible Programs by [Tom Stuart]

Understanding Computation: From Simple Machines to Impossible Programs 1st Edition, Kindle Edition

4.3 out of 5 stars 38 ratings

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About the Author

Tom is a computer scientist and programmer, and the founder of Codon, a digital product consultancy in London. He works as a consultant, mentor and trainer, helping companies to improve the quality and clarity of their approach to creating software products, usually on the web. He has lectured on optimizing compilers at the University of Cambridge, co-organizes the Ruby Manor conference, and is a member of the London Ruby User Group.

--This text refers to the paperback edition.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B00CT3C4IM
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ O'Reilly Media; 1st edition (May 15, 2013)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ May 15, 2013
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 3446 KB
  • Simultaneous device usage ‏ : ‎ Unlimited
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 334 pages
  • Lending ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.3 out of 5 stars 38 ratings

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