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Most hardware was accompanied by a user guide, some comprhensive, some basic. There was also a wide range of books to help would-be programmers. These included program listings, ideas for development and technical manuals.
Here are examples of mine.
Early version Later version
Commodore - a company on the edge
The Spectacular Rise and Fall of Commodore
Filled with first-hand accounts of ambition, greed, and inspired engineering, this history of the personal computer revolution takes readers inside the cutthroat world of Commodore. Before Apple, IBM, or Dell, Commodore was the first computer maker to market its machines to the public, eventually selling an estimated 22 million Commodore 64s. These halcyon days were tumultuous, however, owing to the expectations and unsparing tactics of founder Jack Tramiel. Engineers and managers share their experiences between 1976 and 1994 of the groundbreaking moments, soaring highs, and stunning employee turnover that came with being on top of the PC world in the early computer business.
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