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Published by Sybex in San Francisco .
Written in English


  • Hard disks (Computer science)

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Other titlesUp and running with your hard disk.
StatementKlaus M. Rübsam ; [translator, David J. Clark].
LC ClassificationsQA76.9.H35 R8313 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 124 p. :
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2224362M
ISBN 100895886669
LC Control Number89063319

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