Appropriate for courses in Microprocessor Architecture, Computer Architecture, Computer System Design, Assembly Language or The Motorola MC68000. This important revision introduces both students and practicing computer professionals to the characteristics of the Motorola 68000 family of processors. It has been widely applauded in previous editions as a text that is practical, easy to read, and designed to educate readers on the concepts as well as applied theory. In addition to its use as a learning aid, the text serves as a valuable reference in which topics are organized according to function and importance for the design of programs, interfaces or systems. This Second Edition has been updated to cover the most recent, relevant advances and developments affecting the MC68000 family of microprocessors.Harman, Thomas L. is the author of 'Motorola Mc68000 Microprocessor Family Assembly Language, Interface Design, and System Design' with ISBN 9780131587427 and ISBN 0131587420.