Smalltalk-80: the language

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Addison-Wesley, 1989 - Computers - 585 pages
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The Smalltalk-80 system is an integrated, graphical, and interactive programming environment with capabilities for producing highly functional contact with personal computer systems. This book, a revision of Smalltalk-80: The Language and its Implementation, includes the latest developments and newest features of Smalltalk-80 Version 2.

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User Review  - Lyndatrue - LibraryThing

Ah, Smalltalk, that sweet, elegant language. It's amazing to realize how very LONG ago this was, and to know that it (and a few others, such as C, LISP, and yes, FORTRAN) lives on, in daily use, here ... Read full review

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User Review  - ztutz - LibraryThing

A classic computer programming book that defines good technical writing. While the language itself is now a cult item and largely obsolete, this book is still valuable to read for its insights into how to design and build computer languages, as well as its clarity of style. Read full review

Contents

Objects and Messages
7
Expression Syntax
17
Contents
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Copyright

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About the author (1989)

Goldberg is President and CEO of ParcPlace Systems, developers of object-oriented software development and delivery systems.

Robson is a laboratory manager with Systems Sciences Laboratory at the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center.

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