Publisher: Wikibooks 2012
BASIC was developed in 1963 at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire as a teaching language. The language taught here, BASIC, is easier to learn than others as its commands are similar to English and has a simple set of rules for entering them.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by James A. Saxon - Prentice-Hall
The COBOL system was developed to produce an English-like programming language which can be used on many different types of data processing systems. This manual has been developed to teach the beginner the fundamentals of COBOL programming.
by Ralph E. Griswold, Madge T. Griswold - Peer-to-Peer Communications
Icon is a general-purpose programming language available for free on many platforms. It has a rich set of types, together with an interesting goal-directed evaluation mechanism. The book is user-friendly, some prior programming experience necessary.
by Vijaye Raji - Microsoft
Small Basic is a programming language that is designed to make programming extremely easy, approachable and fun for beginners. Small Basic's intention is to bring down the barrier and serve as a stepping stone to the world of computer programming.
by Marc Snir, at al. - The MIT Press
Since its release in summer 1994, the Message Passing Interface (MPI) specification has become a standard for message-passing libraries for parallel computations. There exist more than a dozen implementations on a variety of computing platforms.