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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Chandler, Heather Maxwell.
The game production handbook / Heather Chandler. — 2nd ed.
p. cm.
ISBN 978-1-934015-40-7 (hardcover)
1. Computer games—Programming. 1. Title.
QA76.76.C672C446 2008
794.8’1526—dc22
2008028730
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