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'A' Level Information Technology - very respectable

Advantages: Nice layout
Disadvantages: Sometimes waffles on a bit

Being a student I probably use this book more frequently than teachers do and so I believe I am more able to write a 'real' review. This 370-page book aims to cover all aspects of the A-level IT course. The book is presented well with short paragraphs an ...

gregrobson 05.08.2000 · Read full review
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Review of A Level Textbooks: A Level Computing - P.M. Heathcote

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A teachers best friend

Advantages: Explains things simply
Disadvantages: Not everything in the book is on the course

...Having just completed my first year of A level computing i could not have done it without this book. This is not sayin that the course can not be completed without this book just that my teacher was totally dependant on it. I completed my course (and ...

leighton_87 30.09.2004 · Read full review
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Review of A Level Textbooks: A Level Computing - P.M. Heathcote

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Does it compute

Advantages: Gets you through the course
Disadvantages: A lot of information you dont need.

I am currently studying A level computing and using this book to study from. It is a well structured book with all the different topics in well ordered chapters and sections. It comprises the whole AQA course from AS to A-level. The language used is ve ...

davemhowe 21.11.2002 · Read full review
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Get tinkering!

Advantages: You can build your own PC !
Disadvantages: No cd

Once you've read this book, you'll never wince with fear when you see all those chips, components and tangled wires under the case of your much love computer. This book sets to educate about the internal workings of the computer, on the hardware, and sof ...

sasr007 22.07.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Build Your Own PC - Morris Rosenthal

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If you build it, it will work -

Advantages: explains components, and building process from scratch
Disadvantages: getting out of date maybe due for a new edition

Reason for getting the book -------------------------------------- I had been talking to a colleague at work about his old PC, and he was beginning to get ready for an upgrade. He didn't want a PC for gaming, just browsing the web, emails and watching ...

exup35 19.02.2007 · Read full review
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