Code: The Hidden Language of Computer Hardware and Software

  title={Code: The Hidden Language of Computer Hardware and Software},
  author={C. Petzold},
From the Publisher: What do flashlights, the British invasion, black cats, and seesaws have to do with computers? In Code, they show us the ingenious ways we manipulate language and invent new ways to communicate with each other. And through Code, we see how this ingenuity-and our very human compulsion to communicate-have driven the technological innovations of the past two centuries. Using everyday objects and familiar language systems such as Braille and Morse code, author Charles Petzold… Expand
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