Graphics programming on your BBC micro by Jim McGregor

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Published by Corgi / Addison-Wesley in London .

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StatementJim McGregor and Alan Watt.
ContributionsWatt, Alan.
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Pagination182p. :
Number of Pages182
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Open LibraryOL19667030M

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