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Computing Books published by Cambridge University Press

The following is a list of Computing Books published by Cambridge University Press in the Centre for Computing History collection. It is not an exhaustive list of and other books may have been published. If you have a book that you would like to donate to our collection, please view our donations page.

There are 14 Computing Books published by Cambridge University Press in our collection :
Order By : Title - Release Date - Publisher
Fun Mathematics on your Microcomputer Date: Unknown Fun Mathematics on your Microcomputer

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Author: Czes Kosniowski
Platform: Various

We built our own computers Date: 1966 We built our own computers

A School Mathematics Project handbook, published in 1966.
An introduction to designing and building simple computers for those who wish to learn about the subjec tin practical terms.
...written almost entirely by five young mathematicians when sixth form boys at Exeter School:
J C Harcourt, J Hunter, C T S Mayes, A P Milne, R H Surcombe, D A Hobbs
Supervisor A B Bolt

Includes card inviation to publication reception

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Author: Multiple
Platform: None

Illustrating Basic (A Simple Programming Language) Date: 1977 Illustrating Basic (A Simple Programming Language)

"[This] book is written at a fairly introductory level. As such it is clearly appropriate for the novice but it seems unlikely to satisfy one category at which it is apparently aimed, namely those who are already able to program reasonably well in Basic and who need a reference work. Nevertheless, even such people would gain some useful information about the language from this book" - Reviewed in Practical Computing, October 1978

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Author: Donald Alcock
Platform:

Computer Systems Reliability Date: 31st July 1979 Computer Systems Reliability

Published July 31, 1979 
Written in English.
Format Hardcover
Number of pages 482

ID Numbers
Open Library OL7733653M
ISBN 10 0521227674
ISBN 13 9780521227674
Library Thing 1811797

 

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Author: Tom Anderson and B Randell
Platform: Reliability

Illustrating Fortran (The Portable Variety) Date: 1982 Illustrating Fortran (The Portable Variety)

 

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Author: Donald Alcock
Platform: BBC Micro

A Child's Guide to the ZX Spectrum Date: 1983 A Child's Guide to the ZX Spectrum

5 experts help you use your Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Write your own programs, draw pictures, play tunes, tell jokes, even run a game park!

ISBN 0 521 27777 9. 95 Pages.

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Author: John Dewhirst Rosemary Tennison
Platform: ZX Spectrum

Jankel & Morton - Creative Computer Graphics Date: 1984 Jankel & Morton - Creative Computer Graphics

Creative Computer Graphics
Annabel Jankel & Rocky Morton
 
The nature of computer graphics has meant that many people have been involved in compiling this book. We are grateful to everyone involved for their enthusiasm and support throughout the project.
 
Cambridge University Press 1984

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Platform:

Creative Computer Graphics Date: 1984 Creative Computer Graphics

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Author: Anabel Jankel, Rocky Morton
Platform:

Illustrating BBC Basic Date: 1986 Illustrating BBC Basic

 

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Author: Donald Alcock
Platform: BBC Micro

Acorn Cambridge Illustrated Dictionary Date: 1986 Acorn Cambridge Illustrated Dictionary

Computer dictionary for children

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Author: Arthur Godman and Tim Tregear
Platform: None

A Glossary of Computing Terms - An Introdcution (Fifth Edition) Date: 1987 A Glossary of Computing Terms - An Introdcution (Fifth Edition)

This glossary was published by the British Computer Society in 1987.  It is the fifth edition, the first being published in 1977, and provides a useful insight into the state of popular computing at the time.

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Author: British Computer Society
Platform:

Illustrating Pascal Date: 1988 Illustrating Pascal

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Author: Donald Alcock
Platform:

Numerical Recipes in C Date: 1988 Numerical Recipes in C

 


 

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Author: William H. Press, Brian P. Flannery, Saul A. Teukolsky, William T. Vettering
Platform: C

Numerical Recipes in Pascal Date: 1989 Numerical Recipes in Pascal

"This book is supposed to teach you methods of numerical computing which are practical, efficient, and (insofar as possible) elegant."

- Chapter 1, p. 1

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Author: William H. Press, Brian P. Flannery, Saul A. Teukolsky, William T. Vettering
Platform: Pascal

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