The Computers That Made Britain

The Computers That Made Britain

Hardback (28 May 2021)

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Synopsis

The home computer boom of the 1980s brought with it now iconic machines such as the ZX Spectrum, BBC Micro, and Commodore 64. Those machines would inspire a generation. The Computers That Made Britain tells the story of 19 of those computers – and what happened behind the scenes.

With dozens of new interviews, discover the tales of missed deadlines, technical faults, business interference, and the unheralded geniuses who brought to the UK everything from the Dragon 32 and ZX81, to the Amstrad CPC 464 and Commodore Amiga.

Book information

ISBN: 9781912047857
Publisher: Raspberry Pi Press
Imprint: Raspberry Pi Press
Pub date:
Language: English
Sales rank: 1635
Weight: 540g
Height: 179mm
Width: 244mm
Spine width: 33mm