Dust jacket of Blaauw and Brooks , Computer Architecture
Oh that my words were now written; oh that they were printed in a book!
Book writing has logarithmic convergence.
Stick with a narrow but quite precise definition of computer architecture as the scope of the work. Although we first introduced the term in 1962, and a quite precise definition in 1964, it had come to be broadly used in a much looser sense. We carefully define and distinguish architecture, implementation, and realization. We treat only architecture, ...