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Hard disk management by Thomas Cain

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Published by Brady, Distributed by Prentice Hall trade in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementThomas L. Cain and Nancy Woodard Cain.
ContributionsCain, Nancy Woodard.
LC ClassificationsQA76.9.H35 C25 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 392 p. :
Number of Pages392
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1850195M
ISBN 100133837203
LC Control Number90001655

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