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Book of computer puzzles

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This edition was published in by Century Communications in London.

Written in English

95 pages

This book was the result of the best puzzles submitted to a competition in Acorn User magazine . The book is worth buying just to see the elegant coding of the winning puzzle which solves the ancient puzzle of the Chess Board Knight's Tour without resorting to the usual 'diamonds and squares' method.
Sadly, the editor Simon Dally died on the 26th of March 1989.

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Book of computer puzzles
1984, Century Communications
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Book of computer puzzles

First published in 1984



Book of computer puzzles

This edition was published in by Century Communications in London.


First Sentence

"This book was born out of the experience of setting the competitions for Acorn User each month since its launching in July 1982."

Edition Description

This book was the result of the best puzzles submitted to a competition in Acorn User magazine . The book is worth buying just to see the elegant coding of the winning puzzle which solves the ancient puzzle of the Chess Board Knight's Tour without resorting to the usual 'diamonds and squares' method.
Sadly, the editor Simon Dally died on the 26th of March 1989.

Table of Contents

Knight's Tour Set by Gordon Horsington 8
Inncorect Snooker Set by Alan Mulick 9
Serious Birthdays Set by B J Lester 10
Club Outing Set by C D Turner 11
Another 16 puzzles Set by various contributors 12-27
Coding of the puzzles Solutions in BBC BASIC 30-95

Edition Notes

Series
The Century/Acorn User Book of Computer Puzzles

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
793.7/4
Library of Congress
GV1493

The Physical Object

Pagination
95p. :
Number of pages
95

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL15157004M
ISBN 10
071260541X
OCLC/WorldCat
12582247
Goodreads
4067513

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