Vtg Cahners EDN Magazine October 20, 1979 - Special Issue Microcomputer Systems

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Vintage Cahners EDN Magazine October 20, 1979 - Special Issue Microcomputer Systems, uP/uC Chip Directory, uC Systems Directory, Advanced Software Course


This is a vintage issue of EDN (Electronic Design News) magazine published by Cahners Publishing Company on October 20, 1979. This special issue is dedicated to microcomputer systems and includes the following key features:

Comprehensive directory of microcomputer chips from major manufacturers

Directory of microcomputer systems and development tools

In-depth coverage of advanced software for microcomputers

Articles on microcomputer design, applications, and programming


This is a must-have for collectors interested in the early days of microcomputer technology.


Approx. Dimensions: 10-7/8" T x 8-1/4" W x 1/2" Thick


Sold as is. No warranty from seller. No Returns.


CONDITION NOTE: Used, but in excellent condition for its age. Overall cover is in great shape, except for very some edge and corner wear, a missing address label and an added yellow property of label on the front cover.  It appears all pages as well as advertising and info card inserts are present (except 1 of 2 subscription cards are missing inside front cover), but do not have the time to check for every page (see pictures).  Vintage magazines may show slight page discoloring from age, wear, creasing, staining, possible rips, tears, bending, etc. (see pictures). See full description and detailed pictures (zoom-able) to know what you are purchasing. 


Release Date/Age: October 20, 1979 (43 years old)


Short Background on Publisher

Cahners Publishing Company was a pioneering trade magazine publisher founded by Norman Cahners in 1960. It became one of the largest publishers of business-to-business magazines in the United States, with popular titles like Variety and Publishers Weekly. Cahners was acquired by Reed Elsevier in 1977 and later merged into Reed Business Information.



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