Introduction to Computer Graphics
by David J. Eck
Publisher: Hobart and William Smith Colleges 2016
Number of pages: 367
This textbook covers the fundamentals of computer graphics and computer graphics programming. The book is meant for use as a textbook in a one-semester course that would typically be taken by undergraduate computer science majors in their third or fourth year of college.
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