80X86 IBM PC and Compatible Computers

80X86 IBM PC and Compatible Computers : Design and Interfacing of IBM PC, PS and Compatible Computers, Volume II

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For microprocessor courses teaching the 80x86 family.

Praised by experts for its clarity and topical breadth, this visually appealing, one-stop source on PCs uses an easy-to-understand, step-by-step approach to teaching the fundamentals of 80x86 assembly language programming and PC architecture. Offering students a fun, hands-on learning experience, it uses the Debug utility to show what action the instruction performs, then provides a sample program to show its application. Reinforcing concepts with numerous examples and review questions, its oversized pages delve into dozens of related subjects, including DOS memory map, BIOS, microprocessor architecture, supporting chips, buses, interfacing techniques, system programming, memory hierarchy, DOS memory management, tables of instruction timings, hard disk characteristics, and more.
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  • Hardback | 784 pages
  • 216 x 278 x 40mm | 1,818.9g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0130165670
  • 9780130165671

Table of contents


Introduction to Computing.
1. The 80x86 Microprocessor.
2. Assembly Language Programming.
3. Arithmetic and Logic Instructions and Programs.
4. BIOS and DOS Programming in Assembly and C.
5. Macros and the Mouse.
6. Signed Numbers, Strings, and Tables.
7. Modules; Modular and C Programming.
8. 32-Bit Programming for 386 and 486 Machines.

9. 8088/86 Microprocessors and Supporting Chips.
10. 80286 Microprocessor and Supporting Chips.
11. Memory and Memory Interfacing.
12. I/0, 8255 and Device Interfacing.
13. 8253/54 Timer and Music.
14. Interrupts and the 8259 Chip.
15. Direct Memory Accessing; the 8237 DMA Chip.
16. Video and Video Adapters.
17. Serial Data Communication and the 16550/8250/51 Chips.
18. Keyboard and Printer Interfacing.
19. Floppy Disks, Hard Disks, and Files.
20. The 80x87 Math Coprocessor.
21. 386 Microprocessor: Real vs. Protected Mode.
22. High-Speed Memory Interfacing and Cache.
23. 486, Pentium, Pentium Pro and MMX.
24. MS DOS Structure, TSR, and Device Drivers.
25. MS DOS Memory Management.
26. IC Technology and System Design.
27. ISA, EISA, MCA, Local, and PCI BUS.
28. Programming DOS, BIOS, Hardware with C/C++.
A: Debug Programming.
B: 80x86 Instructions and Timing.
C: Assembler Directives and Naming Rules.
D: DOS Interrupt 21H and 33H Listing.
E: BIOS Interrupts.
F: ASCII Codes.
G: I/O Address Maps.
H: IBM PC/PS BIOS Data Area.
I: Data Sheets.
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