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The Elements of Computing Systems by
Call Number: ONLINE and 215 Ni73 2005
Publication Date: 2005
In the early days of computer science, the interactions of hardware, software, compilers, and operating system were simple enough to allow students to see an overall picture of how the computer worked. With the increasing complexity of computer technology and the resulting specialization of knowledge, such clarity is often lost. Unlike other texts that cover only one aspect of computer science, "The Elements of Computing Systems gives students the whole picture of the intricate interrelations of hardware and software.