Computer Systems: A Programmer's Perspective (CS:APP)
Pearson Prentice Hall, 2003 - Computer systems - 978 pages
For Computer Organization and Architecture and Computer Systems courses in CS and EE and ECE departments.
Developed out of an introductory course at Carnegie Mellon University, this text explains the important and enduring concepts underlying all computer systems, and shows the concrete ways that these ideas affect the correctness, performance, and utility of application programs. The text's concrete and hands-on approach will help students understand what is going on "under the hood" of a computer system.
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Review: Computer Systems: A Programmer's PerspectiveUser Review - Lucas - Goodreads
Very dense book with a lot of great information but can be incomprehensible at times. I would not recommend his for an introduction to the topic and am a bit stymied why it often is. Upon reviewing ... Read full review
Review: Computer Systems: A Programmer's PerspectiveUser Review - Antidb - Goodreads
A huge book, hard to read from start to the end, choose your perspectives. Read full review
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