3 edition of Computer failure and energy shortages found in the catalog.
Computer failure and energy shortages
Henry H. Petersohn
|Statement||Henry H. Petersohn.|
|LC Classifications||TK7895.P68 P47|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 192 p. :|
|Number of Pages||192|
|LC Control Number||78010861|
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