Search - List of Books by Ted Alspach

Ted Alspach is a board-game designer and the author of more than 30 books on graphics, publishing and the web. He is best known for his Adobe Illustrator-related books, including Illustrator for Dummies and the best-selling Illustrator Bible series. Other books he has written include Photoshop Complete, Microsoft Bob, Internet E-mail Quick Tour, Acrobat Visual Quickstart Guide, and PageMaker Visual Quickstart Guide. Ted was employed by Adobe Systems as Group Product Manager for Adobe Illustrator and the Creative Suite from 1999-2006.

He is the creator of the online and print comic strip Board 2 Pieces, which is a humorous slant on boardgaming told by the game pieces themselves. The comic appears twice a week at Boardgamenews.com since 2006, and previously appeared in a larger format each issue of Knucklebones magazine (before it closed).

Ted Alspach is the designer of the strategy game Seismic, published by Atlas Games, 2006, in which players lay tiles and claim highways in an attempt to create as many completed highway segments before the end of the game, avoiding periodic earthquake activity; the game Rapscallion which allows players to form the best possible poker hand by bidding for playing cards with bidding cards; Start Player published by Bezier Games, Z-Man Games, BeWitched Spiele and daVinci games, which is a set of cards for selecting who goes first in the next game, and Ted Alspach's Ultimate Werewolf: Ultimate Edition (from Bezier Games) which is a comprehensive werewolf-themed party game for up to 65 players. Beer & Pretzels from Bezier Games was released in October 2009, a beer & pretzels-style game where players toss coasters onto a table for money. Ultimate Werewolf: Compact Edition was published in early 2010, which is a single-deck version of Ultimate Werewolf that supports up to 34 players. Ultimate Werewolf: Classic Movie Monsters was also published in early 2010 as an expansion for Ultimate Werewolf. Announced for October 2010: Perpetual-Motion Machine, a card game where players construct an efficiency engine. He has also designed expansions for the popular Age of Steam and Steam board games, including 1830's Pennsylvania and Northern California, Mississippi Steamboats & Golden Spike, Soul Train & Disco Inferno, America & Europe, Barbados & St. Lucia, Jamaica & Puerto Rico, Vermont, New Hampshire & Central New England, Secret Blueprints of Steam plans 1&2, Essen Spiel 2008 Limited Edition & Secret Blueprints of Steam plan #3, Alabama Railways, Antebellum Louisiana & Four Corners, 1867 Georgia Reconstruction, South Carolina & Oklahoma Land Rush, and Beer & Pretzels: The Train Game Expansion.

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Total Books: 42
Illustrator CS5 Bible
2010 - Illustrator Cs5 Bible (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780470584750
ISBN-10: 0470584750
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Illustrator CS4 Bible
2008 - Illustrator Cs4 Bible (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780470345191
ISBN-10: 0470345195
Genre: Computers & Technology
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Illustrator CS4 For Dummies
2008 - Illustrator Cs4 for Dummies (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780470396568
ISBN-10: 0470396563
Genre: Computers & Technology
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Illustrator CS3 Bible
2007 - Illustrator Cs3 Bible (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780470126349
ISBN-10: 0470126345
Genres: Arts & Photography, Computers & Technology
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Illustrator CS2 Bible
2005 - Illustrator Cs2 Bible (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780764595813
ISBN-10: 0764595814
Genre: Computers & Technology
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Illustrator CS Bible
2003 - Illustrator Cs Bible (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780764539060
ISBN-10: 076453906X
Genre: Computers & Technology
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Illustrator CS for Dummies
2003 - Illustrator Cs for Dummies (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780764540844
ISBN-10: 076454084X
Genre: Computers & Technology
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
 2

Pagemaker 7
2002 - Pagemaker 7 [Guia Practicas Para Usuarios / Users Practical Guide] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788441513594
ISBN-10: 8441513597
Genres: Computers & Technology, Nonfiction
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Illustrator 10 Fur Dummies
2002 - Illustrator 10 Fur Dummies [German Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783527700639
ISBN-10: 3527700633
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Illustrator 10 Bible
2002 - Illustrator 10 Bible [Bible] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780764536588
ISBN-10: 0764536583
Genre: Computers & Technology
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PageMaker 7 for Windows  Macintosh Visual Quickstart Guide
2001 - Pagemaker 7 for Windows Macintosh VIsual Quickstart Guide (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780201775846
ISBN-10: 0201775840
Genre: Computers & Technology
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Illustrator 10 for Dummies
2001 - Illustrator 10 for Dummies (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780764536366
ISBN-10: 0764536362
Genre: Computers & Technology
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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PDF with Acrobat 5 Visual QuickStart Guide
2001 - Pdf with Acrobat 5 VIsual Quickstart Guide [Visual QuickStart Guides] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780613923118
ISBN-10: 0613923111
Genre: Computers & Technology
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Illustrator 9 Bible
2000 - Illustrator 9 Bible [Bible] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780764534294
ISBN-10: 0764534297
Genre: Computers & Technology
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Illustrator 9 for Dummies
2000 - Illustrator 9 for Dummies (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780764506680
ISBN-10: 0764506684
Genre: Computers & Technology
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PDF with Acrobat 4 Visual Quickstart Guide
1999 - Pdf with Acrobat 4 VIsual Quickstart Guide (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780201354614
ISBN-10: 0201354616
Genre: Computers & Technology
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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PageMaker 65 Plus for Windows Visual QuickStart Guide
1999 - Pagemaker 65 Plus for Windows VIsual Quickstart Guide [2nd Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780201354607
ISBN-10: 0201354608
Genres: Arts & Photography, Computers & Technology
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Illustrator 8 Bible
1998 - Illustrator 8 Bible [Bible] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780764532696
ISBN-10: 0764532693
Genre: Computers & Technology
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Illustrator 7 Studio Secrets
1998 - Illustrator 7 Studio Secrets [Secrets S.] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780764540264
ISBN-10: 0764540262
Genre: Computers & Technology
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Photodeluxe 2 for Windows  Macintosh
1998 - Photodeluxe 2 for Windows Macintosh [Visual QuickStart Guide] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780201696707
ISBN-10: 0201696703
Genres: Arts & Photography, Computers & Technology
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PageMaker 65 for Windows Visual QuickStart Guide
1997 - Pagemaker 65 for Windows VIsual Quickstart Guide (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780201696509
ISBN-10: 0201696509
Genre: Computers & Technology
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1997 - Pagemaker 65 for Macintosh [Visual QuickStart Guide] (Paperback)
1997 - Illustrator 7 Bible [Bible Wiley] (Paperback)
Image Ready for Windows Macintosh [Visual QuickStart Guide] (Paperback)