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A fun and easy way to learn about computers, now redesigned to match the other cartoon guides. Illustrated with cartoons throughout.
Paperback, 256 pages
Published September 3rd 1991 by Harper Paperbacks (first published 1983)
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David
May 11, 2009 David rated it it was amazing
I loved reading this book. It was very challenging, and very rewarding. It was very readily digestible. I suggest it to anyone who is curious about how computers work.
This book has really increased my appreciation for comics as a learning tool.
Leandro Guimarães Faria Corcete DUTRA
Para quem acha que computação é o que o computador faz.
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I read this with my son.
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May 28, 2012 Balazs rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
pg. 157

C = 1100
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Larry Gonick (born 1946) is a cartoonist best known for The Cartoon History of the Universe, a history of the world in comic book form, which he has been publishing in installments since 1977. He has also written The Cartoon History of the United States, and he has adapted the format for a series of co-written guidebooks on other subjects, beginning with The Cartoon Guide to Genetics in 1983. The ...more
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