Using Hard Disks With PCs
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Using Hard Disks With PCs IBM PC Edition by Allen G. Taylor

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Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English


  • Programming - General,
  • PCs (IBM-compatible personal computers),
  • Storage media & peripherals,
  • Computer Peripheral Equipment,
  • Ibm Pc Programming,
  • Computers - Languages / Programming,
  • Computer Bks - Languages / Programming,
  • Computer Books: Operating Systems

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9299928M
ISBN 100139398694
ISBN 109780139398698

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