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What Is a Computer?

Book Description
A brief history of the computer and explanations of the functions of different models--what they do and how they do it.
Book Information
PublisherHoughton Mifflin School
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages92
Publication Date06/1972
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About Marian J. Ball (Author) : Marian J. Ball is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Marian J. Ball include What Is a Computer.
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About Barbara A. Heisler (Illustrator) : Barbara A. Heisler is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Barbara A. Heisler is What Is a Computer? (Houghton Mifflin Modern Mathematics Series).
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