Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, San Francisco CA 1990, second edition 1996; 760 pages plus approximately 160 pages of appendices and index, paginated separately; diagrams, tables, references.
Condition: Very good tan cloth hardcover in Very good tan dustjacket; light shelfwear, corner bump, some wear at jacket flap top. Thick heavy book, binding is sound and secure, pages are clean and unmarked.
Keywords: computer architecture
Item DescriptionContents include SECTIONS with multiple chapters in each; Fundamentals of Computer Design; Instruction Set Principles and Examples -- role of compilers, DLX archicture, etc; Each Section with Historical Perspectives and references at end of section;
Pipelining; Advanced Pipelining and Instruction-Level Programming; Memory-Hierarchy Design; Storage Systems
Interconnection Networks; Multiprocessors; Appendices include, Computer Arithmetic; Vector Processors; Survey of RISC Architecture; An Alternative to RISC -- the Intel 80x86; Implementing Coherence Protocols; more.