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Computer tales of fact and fantasy

Computer tales of fact and fantasy

or how we learned to stop worrying and love the computer

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Published by Ageless Press in Sarasota, Fla .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[Iris Forrest, editor].
ContributionsForrest, Iris.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 93/08925 (Q)
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. ;
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1752052M
ISBN 100963517708
LC Control Number92075554
OCLC/WorldCa28496260

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