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Making Sense of Sound The Basics of Audio Theory and Technology by A. Evans

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Published by Prompt Pubns .
Written in English


  • Stereo & Audio Equipment,
  • Audio processing,
  • Electronics engineering,
  • Sound, vibration & waves (acoustics),
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11147497M
ISBN 100790610264
ISBN 109780790610269

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