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High score! : the illustrated history of electronic games

Author: Rusel DeMaria; Johnny L Wilson
Publisher: Emeryville, Calif. : Osborne/McGraw-Hill, 2004
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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In this lavishly illustrated full-color retrospective, discover never-before-seen photos that bring to life the people and stories behind the most popular games of all time, including Space Invaders, Pac-Man, Centipede, Donkey Kong, Asteroids, SimCity, Quake, Myst, Tomb Raider, and more. This is the inside scoop on the history, successes, tricks, and even failures of the entire electronic games industry.
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Genre/Form: History
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rusel DeMaria; Johnny L Wilson
ISBN: 0072231726 9780072231724
OCLC Number: 474079629
Notes: Previous edition: 2002
Description: 392 p. : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Before the Beginning The 70s The 80s The 90s Appendix A Appendix B
Responsibility: Rusel DeMaria, Johnny L. Wilson

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