WorldCat Identities

Freedman, Alan 1942-

Overview
Works: 30 works in 180 publications in 7 languages and 4,814 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QA76.15, 004.03
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alan Freedman
The computer glossary : the complete illustrated dictionary by Alan Freedman( Book )

29 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alan Freedman delivers an all-new edition of his powerhouse answer book, packed with 6,000 definitions - along with 175 illustrations - of the sometimes bewildering terminology, arcane jargon, abstract concepts, and advanced technologies from the world of computers. You'll learn about the newest developments from the Internet, the Web, and wireless communications, as well as updated information about Windows, Macintosh, UNIX, networking, client/server, graphics, object-oriented programming, standards, major products, vendors, industry profiles, and much, much more."--Jacket
The computer glossary : the complete illustrated desk reference by Alan Freedman( Book )

24 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The purpose of The Computer Glossary is to provide a meaningful definition of every important computer term, be it a concept or a hardware or software product, old or new, for personal computers, minicomputers or mainframes. The degree of technical explanation chosen for each term is based on the term. General terms are explained for the lay person. Specific technical terms are explained with other technical terms. But, all the terms used in the definitions are defined in the book. The Computer Glossary includes history about the major hardware vendors; the companies that truly drive this industry, as well as many historical photos of the first computers and electronic devices
The computer desktop encyclopedia by Alan Freedman( Book )

25 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Computer Desktop Encyclopedia, Second Edition contains completely updated Internet and World Wide Web terms, new telecommunications technologies and vendors, even a TCP/IP micro-lesson. Outstanding in its coverage, The Encyclopedia includes more than 1,000 pages of clear, concise definitions and explanations of everything you need to know about computers." "Packed with graphics (more than 750 illustrations altogether) and tutorials, it will appeal to anyone who wants a deeper understanding of all things computer. And, best of all, it comes with a CD-ROM version (complete with Windows help and "how to" entries) so you can keep The Encyclopedia on your computer desktop as well as your bookshelf."--Jacket
The Internet glossary and quick reference guide by Alan Freedman( Book )

7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Much more than a dictionary of terms, The Internet Glossary and Quick Reference Guide compares the differences between competing products, shows readers where to locate more information on the Web, deciphers confusing Internet lingo, and provides quick "how to" guidance on such critical tasks as making the most of Web search engines; dealing with helper applications and plug-ins; and mining the vast information store to be found in Internet newsgroups, mailing lists, and much more
The computer glossary for everyone : it's not just a glossary! by Alan Freedman( Book )

18 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diccionario de computación : inglés-español, español-inglés by Alan Freedman( Book )

24 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer words you gotta know! : essential definitions for survival in a high-tech world by Alan Freedman( Book )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Admit you don't know the difference between a bit, a byte, and a boot - and your colleagues will look at you with pity. Computer Words You Gotta Know! can come to your immediate aid. With succinct but complete explanations, it gives you all the essential terms you need to get by in today's computer-driven world. This survival guide focuses on the concepts, jargon, and terms most likely to come up when you're involved with computers - from PCs to mainframes. It provides instant clarity - definitions for right now!"--Jacket
DBASE II for the first-time user by Alan Freedman( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and German and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diccionario de computación bilingüe by Alan Freedman( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Computer glossary by Alan Freedman( )

6 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 6,000 terms covering computer jargon and concepts, from personal computers to mainframes. Features more than 200 photos and illustrations
Les Mots de la micro by Alan Freedman( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer desktop encyclopedia by Alan Freedman( )

in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features over 25,000 definitions about computers, IT, and consumer electronics
Biblioteca McGraw-Hill de informática by Donald H Sanders( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le langage de recherche de dBASE III by Alan Freedman( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

dBase III en douze commandes by Alan Freedman( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<> by Alan Freedman( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in Hebrew and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plus loin avec dBase III by Alan Freedman( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The computer glossary (includes 1 CD-ROM) : the complete illustrated dictionary by Alan Freedman( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McGraw-Hill computer desktop encyclopedia by Alan Freedman( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer desktop encylopedia by Alan Freedman( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The computer glossary : the complete illustrated dictionary
Alternative Names
Fridman, Alan

Fridman, Alan 1942-

פרידמן, אלן

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The computer glossary : the complete illustrated desk referenceThe computer desktop encyclopediaThe Internet glossary and quick reference guideThe Computer glossaryMcGraw-Hill computer desktop encyclopediaComputer desktop encylopedia