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Published by Fachbereich Informatik, Universität Dortmund in Dortmund .
Written in English


  • Visual programming (Computer science),
  • Visual programming languages (Computer science)

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementJörg Poswig ... [et al.].
SeriesForschungsbericht,, Nr. 475, Forschungsbericht (Universität Dortmund. Fachbereich Informatik) ;, Nr. 475.
ContributionsPoswig, Jörg.
LC ClassificationsQA76.65 .V558 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination50 p. :
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1025287M
LC Control Number96100278

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