**Comparative Studies of Programming Languages**

by Joey Paquet, Serguei A. Mokhov

**Publisher**: arXiv 2010**Number of pages**: 66

**Description**:

Lecture notes for the Comparative Studies of Programming Languages course. These notes include a compiled book of primarily related articles from the Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia, as well as Comparative Programming Languages book and other resources.

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