McGraw-Hill Book Co NY 1983; 312 pages, Index, photographs of old equipment throughout.
Condition: Good+ to Very Good, silvercolored paper-over-boards; Hardcover in Very Good dustjacket and clear acetate glassine jacket protector. Some jacket rubbing & small edgewear, prev. owner's mark along all textblock fore-edges. Binding is sound, pages clean.
Keywords: Computer Peripherals for Minicomputers, Microprocessors and Personal Computers, minicomputers, microprocessors, peripheral equipments, photographs of old computers, computers in the 1980s, old modems, photographs of vintage keyboards, position digiti
Item DescriptionIncludes -- Computer Peripherals; Character Printers dotmatrix etc; Cathode ray tubes and Video Displays, raster-scan video display, character generation & display etc; Video graphics; Light-pen etc; adapting tv receivers for use as video monitors; Graphics Plotters; Audio output, speech and music, synthesizers etc;
<>B Input Peripherals -- keyboards; position digitizers, joysticks, trackballs; Optical readers, bar-code, optical character recognition OCR; Speech recognition;
Memory Peripherals-- magnetic tape; magnetic disk memory; solid-state memory; readers and punches for paper tape and cards;
Data Transmission, Remote terminals and interfaces -- Modems; computer control systems, analog-to-digital converters, digital-to-analog converters;
The computer terminal -- classification by information display & presentation type; classification by user-computer interaction; classification by purpose; more;Connecting and Interfacing peripherals, bit-serial and bit-parallel; MORE