Author's Manual for The Quintessential PIC Microcontroller

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Printing History
The Quintessential PIC Microcontroller by S.J. Katzen ISBN 185233309X was published in March 2001 by Springer-Verlag. There are 478 pages of main text and appendices plus index and front matter and the price is 29.50. It is part of the Springer Computer Communications and Networks series. You can look at the Table of Contents and Preface here.

The text was typeset by the author using LaTeX2e in its Y&Y incarnation (now defunct) with 10/12 Lucida Bright fonts. The resulting Postscript file with embedded diagrams sourced in the main from Autocad R13 in eps format was converted to pdf format using Adobe Distiller V7 (which is part of Adobe Acrobat) and directly printed.

The first print run was sold out as of October, 2002 and a  reprint with additional material, clarifications and corrections was released in January 2003.  A third reprint is now available January, 2004.  The second edition was published July 2005, ISBN 1-85233-942-X.  This has been extensively rewritten with new material. You can look at the front matter hereThis edition was produced in USA from the author's typeset material.  A reprint with corrections and some clarifications was published 2007: ISBN 978-1-85233-942-5.

A PIC18-based hardback edition, entitled The Essential PIC18 Microcontroller, appeared in July 2010.

In Association with   amazon_UK_readmore.gif (2346 bytes)   This book and others in related areas are available from Amazon's online bookstore.  Clicking on the appropriate logo will bring you to their home page in either USA or UK.

You can get details and order all of my books that are still in print or otherwise available through Amazon:

bullet The Quintessential PIC Microcontroller.
bullet The Essential PIC18 Microcontroller Hardback Edition.
bullet Essence of Microprocessor Engineering.
bullet C for the Microprocessor Engineer, Prentice-Hall, 1994. 
bullet Digital and Microprocessor Engineering, 2nd Edition., Prentice-Hall, 1993.
bullet The Single-Chip Microcomputer, Prentice-Hall, 1987.
bullet Designing Microprocessor-Based Digital Circuitry, Prentice-Hall, 1985.

You can go to my University home page  web site from here.

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