Classic Computer Magazine Archive CREATIVE COMPUTING VOL. 10, NO. 7 / JULY 1984 / PAGE 207

The Atari user's encyclopedia. (book reviews)

The other Atari related book that is a must have is a new one published by The Book Company. Written by Gary Phillips and Jerry White, the book is titled The Atari User's Encyclopedia. It is an up-to-date compilation of useful information for the Atari 400, 800 or XL computer owner. Everything from Basic to Action is discussed.

The format of the book is alphabetical entries by subject. Entries include descriptions of programming languages, one-paragraph summaries of software, and listings of publications and user groups. There is also a Basic tutorial at the beginning of the book complete with program listings and explanations. This 267-page, $20 book is a valuable resource.

Review Grade: A