Introduction to Computing Systems: From Bits and Gates to C and Beyond, Volume 1

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McGraw Hill, 2001 - C# (Computer program language) - 526 pages
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The reason most people do not understand their first programming language is because they are forced to memorize technical details. They do not understand the basic underpinnings. This book is based on the premise that starting with a high-level programming language has its shortcomings. This premise lead to Patt/Patel's "bottom-up approach" found in Introduction in Computing.

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User Review  - Wayland He - Goodreads

I took the class but only touched on the bare basics 2 years ago. I then reread this book again because I felt like I didn't have a strong understanding of computer systems. I was able to understand ... Read full review

Review: Introduction to Computing Systems: From Bits & Gates to C & Introduction to Computing Systems: From Bits & Gates to C & Beyond Beyond

User Review  - Joecolelife - Goodreads

I had a pretty ambiguous and boring teacher for the course that required this book so I didn't listen to her much at all in class. Instead, I just substituted the book for her lectures, and I aced the ... Read full review

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Chapter 2
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