Hardcover: 382 pages
Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 1st edition (December 7, 2009)
Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.9 x 10 inches
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I picked up the kindle version, after seeing the physical version on a colleague's desk. The book covers the entire process for modern processors, from instruction fetch to internal queuing to execution. I haven't found a better text yet.
This book present clearly the technological development in the area of microprocessor, illustrating the pros and cons of the alternatives. In my opinion this book is a strong contribution in the Microprocessor Architecture field.Rafael García
Finally, a book with more up to date cpu architectural details.
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