skip to content
Concise encyclopedia of computer science Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Concise encyclopedia of computer science

Author: Edwin D Reilly
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, England ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"The Concise Encyclopedia of Computer Science is the perfect desk reference to guide you beyond the hype and jargon that entangle computer technology and its ubiquitous applications." "Carefully edited to be readily accessible to the non-specialist, this concise edition comprises shortened versions of over 60% of the entries that appear in the full fourth edition of the Encyclopedia of Computer Science." "Extensive  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Wörterbuch
Encyclopedias
Encyclopédies
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edwin D Reilly
ISBN: 0470090952 9780470090954
OCLC Number: 55016498
Notes: Shorter version of: Encyclopedia of computer science / editors, Anthony Ralston, Edwin D. Reilly, and David Hemmendinger. 4th ed. 2000.
Description: xxvi, 875 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Other Titles: Encyclopedia of computer science.
Responsibility: editor, Edwin D. Reilly.
More information:

Abstract:

"The Concise Encyclopedia of Computer Science is the perfect desk reference to guide you beyond the hype and jargon that entangle computer technology and its ubiquitous applications." "Carefully edited to be readily accessible to the non-specialist, this concise edition comprises shortened versions of over 60% of the entries that appear in the full fourth edition of the Encyclopedia of Computer Science." "Extensive cross-referencing at the start of every article provides a clear roadmap to lead you to key related topics. You'll also find appendixes covering abbreviations, acronyms, notation and units, a timeline of significant milestones in computing, plus a full index. In short, all the back-up you'll need whether you are studying, teaching or working in the field of computing."--BOOK JACKET.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (4)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

  • bf2010  (by 2 people)
  • cbc  (by 1 person)
  • cs  (by 1 person)
  • ref  (by 1 person)

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(5)

User lists with this item (3)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/55016498>
library:oclcnum"55016498"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/55016498>
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdfs:seeAlso
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2004"
schema:datePublished"2004"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/57046187>
schema:genre"Encyclopedias."@en
schema:genre"Wörterbuch."@en
schema:genre"Encyclopedias"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Concise encyclopedia of computer science"@en
schema:numberOfPages"875"
schema:publisher
schema:reviews
rdf:typeschema:Review
schema:itemReviewed<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/55016498>
schema:reviewBody""The Concise Encyclopedia of Computer Science is the perfect desk reference to guide you beyond the hype and jargon that entangle computer technology and its ubiquitous applications." "Carefully edited to be readily accessible to the non-specialist, this concise edition comprises shortened versions of over 60% of the entries that appear in the full fourth edition of the Encyclopedia of Computer Science." "Extensive cross-referencing at the start of every article provides a clear roadmap to lead you to key related topics. You'll also find appendixes covering abbreviations, acronyms, notation and units, a timeline of significant milestones in computing, plus a full index. In short, all the back-up you'll need whether you are studying, teaching or working in the field of computing."--BOOK JACKET."
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.