Introductory Algol 68 programming
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Published by E. Horwood, Halsted Press in Chichester, Eng, New York .
Written in English


  • ALGOL (Computer program language)

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementD. F. Brailsford and A. N. Walker.
SeriesComputers and their applications ;, 2
ContributionsWalker, A. N., joint author.
LC ClassificationsQA76.73.A24 B72
The Physical Object
Pagination281 p. ;
Number of Pages281
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4424867M
ISBN 100470267461
LC Control Number79040241

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