1) Patterson, David A., b. 1947? Computer Organization and Design, professor of computer science at the Univ. of Calif. at Berkeley (LC|n 88027295), not to be confused with David A. Patterson (3) who also writes on computing topics.
2) Patterson, David A., 1949-, Freshwater Fish of the Northeast (LC|n 2009068534), not to be confused with Patterson, David A. (David Anthony), 1969- (LAC|1026B5986), who also writes on fish
3) Patterson, David A., 1954-, Data Analysis With Spreadsheets, of the Sch. of Social Work, Univ. of Tennessee (LC|n 2004145185)