Auto boutiques-francophones Simple and secure cloud storage Personal Care Furniture Music Deals Store NFL Barbecue
Usually ships within 2 to 4 weeks.
Ships from and sold by Gift-wrap available.
Talking with Computers: E... has been added to your Cart
+ CDN$ 6.49 shipping
Used: Like New | Details
Sold by Haybooks
Condition: Used: Like New
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 2 images

Talking with Computers: Explorations in the Science and Technology of Computing Paperback – Mar 15 2004

See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
"Please retry"
CDN$ 54.95
CDN$ 34.27 CDN$ 5.00

No Kindle device required. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your e-mail address or mobile phone number.

Product Details

Product Description


" excellent balance of breadth and depth that provides insight for general audiences without boring the specialist...extraordinary...Essential."
J. Beidler, University of Scranton, Choice

"... a lively introduction to many topics in computer science."
Mario Peruggia, The Ohio State University for The Journal of the American Statistician

"...a lovely introduction..." - Mario Peruggia, Journal of the American Statistical Association

Book Description

In this lively series of essays for students and general readers, Tom Dean explores interesting fundamental topics in computer science with the aim of showing how computers and computer programs work and how the various subfields of computer science are connected. Along the way, he conveys his fascination with computers and enthusiasm for working in a field that has changed almost every aspect of our daily lives. The accompanying website helps make the underlying computational ideas more concrete. There readers are invited to experiment with short programs written in several languages and to follow links to other online resources.

See all Product Description

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet.
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star