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Thompson, Robert Bruce

Overview
Works: 23 works in 215 publications in 6 languages and 5,719 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Popular works  Laboratory manuals 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Robert Bruce Thompson
Building the perfect PC by Robert Bruce Thompson( Book )

39 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to building a custom PC provides information on planning the project, choosing the components, and constructing five different systems, including a mainstream PC and a home theater PC
Illustrated guide to home chemistry experiments : all lab, no lecture by Robert Bruce Thompson( Book )

27 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on setting up an in-home chemistry lab, covers the basics of chemistry, and offers a variety of experiments
Repairing and upgrading your PC by Robert Bruce Thompson( Book )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on how to upgrade, maintain, and repair the hardware of personal computers
Astronomy hacks by Robert Bruce Thompson( Book )

11 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This handy field guide covers the basics of observing, and what you need to know about tweaking, tuning, adjusting, and tricking out a 'scope. Expect priceless tips and tools for using a Dobsonian telescope, the large-aperture telescope you can build inexpensively in your garage. Get advice on protocols involved with using electronics, including in dark places, without ruining the party."--Jacket
Illustrated guide to astronomical wonders by Robert Bruce Thompson( Book )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With capable, high quality telescopes now available for as little as $250, amateur astronomy is really taking off. If you want to join the fun, this is the ideal book to get you started. The Illustrated Guide to Astronomical Wonders explains the equipment you need right away, and describes how and where to find hundreds of spectacular objects in the night sky - beautiful multiple stars, spectacular star clusters, nebulae, galaxies, and more." "This book is perfect for amateur astronomers, students, teachers, or anyone who's ready to dive into this rewarding hobby. Designed to be read in the field under red lighting used by astronomers to preserve night vision, the Illustrated Guide to Astronomical Wonders includes recommended observing targets for beginners and intermediate stargazers alike." "Discover what awaits you in the night sky. Who knows? Maybe you'll find a new object. On a clear cold night in January 2004, amateur astronomer Jay McNeil spotted an undiscovered celestial object near Orion, now called McNeil's Nebula."--Jacket
Illustrated guide to home forensic science experiments : all lab, no lecture by Robert Bruce Thompson( Book )

12 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Have you ever wondered whether the forensic science you've seen on TV is anything like the real thing? There's no better way to find out than to roll up your sleeves and do it yourself. This full-color book offers advice for setting up an inexpensive home lab, and includes more than 50 hands-on lab sessions that deal with forensic science experiments in biology, chemistry, and physics. You'll learn the practical skills and fundamental knowledge needed to pursue forensics as a lifelong hobby -- or even a career."--Back cover
Windows NT Server 4.0 for NetWare administrators by Robert Bruce Thompson( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PC Hardware buyer's guide : choosing the perfect components by Robert Bruce Thompson( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This guide is a shopping companion for people who wish to build their own desktop computer. It helps you choose which parts are best for you by ensuring compatibility and performance. Features a component overview, valuable rules of thumb, and a quick-lookup reference chart with recommended brands and models
Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Internet and networking handbook by Robert Bruce Thompson( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building the perfect PC Cover title. - Previous ed.: 2007. - "Learning by discovery.". - "Perfect for Windows 7, Linux, and more.". - Includes index by Robert Bruce Thompson( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dynamic host configuration protocol (DHCP) by Robert Bruce Thompson( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using the Windows internet naming service (WINS) by Robert Bruce Thompson( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated guide to forensics investigations : uncover evidence in your home, lab, or basement by Robert Bruce Thompson( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Windows NT TCP/IP wang luo guan li by Craig Hunt( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in Chinese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quan shu cong ji chu zhi shi dao shen me shi xie yi yi ji ta men shi ru he gong zuo de, di zhi he lu you ru he zai wang luo jian yi dong shu ju, ru he jian li wang luo lian jie deng kai shi jie shao, bing jie shao le zuo weiNTde yi bu fen de zhong yao de wang luo fu wu-bao gua IIS, RRAS, DNS, WIHSheDHCPdeng, nei rong xiang jin, ke du xing qiang
Monitoring & optimizing server performance by Robert Bruce Thompson( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aggiorna e ripara il tuo PC by Robert Bruce Thompson( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PC hardware : almanach by Robert Bruce Thompson( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Polish and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DIY science : illustrated guide to home forensic science experiments : all lab, no lecture by Robert Bruce Thompson( )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Illustrated guide to home chemistry experiments : all lab, no lecture
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Bruce Thompson, Robert

Thompson, Robert

Thompson, Robert B.

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Illustrated guide to home chemistry experiments : all lab, no lectureRepairing and upgrading your PCAstronomy hacksIllustrated guide to astronomical wondersWindows NT Server 4.0 for NetWare administratorsPC Hardware buyer's guide : choosing the perfect componentsWindows NT Workstation 4.0 Internet and networking handbookBuilding the perfect PC Cover title. - Previous ed.: 2007. - "Learning by discovery.". - "Perfect for Windows 7, Linux, and more.". - Includes indexPC hardware : almanach