ebook deal of the week: Code: The Hidden Language of Computer Hardware and Software

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What do flashlights, the British invasion, black cats, and seesaws have to do with computers? In CODE, Charles Petzold shows us the ingenious ways we manipulate language and invent new means of communicating with each other.

Through CODE, we see how this ingenuity and our very human compulsion to communicate have driven the technological innovations of the past two centuries.

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