Issue No.11 - November (1980 vol.13)
Chasen and Dow's text is a collection of selection guides for computer-aided design and manufacturing systems. Approaching CAD/CAM evaluation with a highly mechanical, "hand-holding" okbook of forms, checklists, and timetables the book appears geared toward nontechnical managers. Readers looking for a discussion of particular CAD/ CAM systems, trends, or technical information should look elsewhere (the Proceedings of the Design Automation Conference, for example).
"Book Reviews", Computer, vol.13, no. 11, pp. 135, November 1980, doi:10.1109/MC.1980.1653439