Anyone have a used copy of this book?

From: Glenn Roberts <>
Date: Wed Nov 12 06:00:59 1997

At 07:34 PM 11/11/97 -0800, you wrote:
>>I'm looking for the following book... Title: "An Introduction to the Intel
>> Family of Microprocessors: A Hands-on Approach to Utilizing the 8088
>> Microprocessor" by James L. Antonakos.

>and somehow I doubt that book cost $80 originally!

the second edition is still in print and is indeed an $80+ book, see
Computer Literacy Bookstore listing below. the first edition (1992) was
somewhat cheaper ($70) but is out of print. sounds like an interesting


An Introduction to the Intel Family of Microprocessors: A Hands-On
Approach Utilizing the 8088 Microprocessor, Second Edition

 Online Price: $84.00
 By Antonakos, James L.; Hardcover; 675 Pages
 Published by Prentice Hall; 06/96; ISBN: 0023036230

    In Stock - Orders received by 4 p.m. pacific time will ship the same
business day
    Floppy included.


     KEY BENEFIT: Fueled by example and application, this text takes
readers on an in-depth, hands-on exploration of the hardware and
software--giving equal treatment to both--of the Intel 8088 microprocessor.

     KEY TOPICS: After examining more than 60 different applications,
Antonakos guides readers through the construction and programming of their
own 8088-based computer. The Second Edition expands coverage to include
completely new topics while it updates treatments of existing topics, both
in an overall effort to allow greater access to the power of the personal

| Glenn F. Roberts, Falls Church, VA
| Comments are my own and not the opinion of my employer
Received on Wed Nov 12 1997 - 06:00:59 GMT

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