Burroughs Corp, MI, 1964 and 1965; 8.5x11 cardstock covers, stapled bindings, approx. 55 pages and 44 pages, illus. diagrams.
Condition: Very Good overall, light edgewear and sunning, bindings are sound and secure, pages clean.
Categories: 1960's computers and computing, Computer Science, Databooks, Handbooks, Manual -- Burroughs, Programming and Programming Languages, ALGOL, General Programming, Philosophy of Programming, Word Processing, Data Processing
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Item DescriptionIncludes 2 manuals -- 1) Burroughs B5500 Informaiton Processing System, Stream Procedure Reference Manual -- The STREAM Procedure is a programming aid which has been added to ALGOL to facilitate the use of the character mode on the B 5500... some of the problems to which the STREAM PROCEDURE can be applied are those involving complex editing of information on input/output operations, packing and unpacking of data for more effective information storage, and scanning operations for comparison of data... (from the Introduction)
2) A Narrative Description of the Burroughs B 5500 Disk File Master Control Program --The primary purpose of this document is to provide a description of the operational characteristics of the Disk File Master Control Program (DF MCP) ... (from the introduction).