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Prentice Hall, 1999 - Computers - 304 pages
Designed to meet the computer literacy needs of readers/students.Hundreds of applications are included, from on-Iine universities to telemedicine to robotics to pique the readers/students interests. Informative boxed features, photo essays, and Memory Bits (key points) compliment the book. Chapters conclude with Summary Outline, Important Terms, Review Exercises, and a Self-test.

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Dr. Larry Long (Fayetteville, AR) has written more than 30 books on IT topics (including computers), which have been widely distributed in more than 50 countries. He has more than two decades of classroom experience at the University of Oklahoma and Lehigh University. Larry's Ph.D. is in Industrial Engineering from the University of Oklahoma. Larry was a pioneer in the development of computer-based multimedia and Internet-based educational resources.

Dr. Larry Long" and "Dr. Nancy Long" have written more than 30 books, which have been used in hundreds of colleges throughout the world. Larry is a lecturer, author, consultant, and educator in the information technology fields. He has served as a consultant to all levels of management in virtually every major type of industry. He has over 25 years of classroom experience at IBM, the University of Oklahoma, Lehigh University, and the University of Arkansas. Nancy has teaching and administrative experience at all levels of education.

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