ACM, STAPL/SIGPLAN technical committee, 1979 and 1980; 35 pages and 32 pages, double-column text, adverts.
Condition: Very Good overall, each issue stapled binding in green textured heavy paper, mailing label on rear covers, slight toning and edgewear; bindings are sound and secure, pages clean.
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Item DescriptionDecember 1979 issue includes, Dr. Kenneth Iverson joins IP Sharp Associates; News and Correspondence - APL Photocomposition (M Coe, J WHeeler); Literature -- PC Berry, Sharp APL Reference Manual (PH Smith) and other news; Contributed articles -- The Socio-Technical Beginnings of APL (EE McDonnell); Storage Management in APL Machines (D Samson, Y Reynaud); Applications -- Application Language-selection Criteria (PT MEekin) and more; Algorithms -- A compact algorithm for the Moore-Penrose Generalized Inverse (B von Hohenbalken, WC Riddell) Recreational APL; and more
March 1980 issue includes, Notices (Iverson's lectures available on tape); Meetings and Conferences; Correspondence (Tektronix reports APL-use survey results; More on ideology and system design; Impressions of APL80 (AM Marcum), Cleaning up Unnecessary Variables (Crick); Contributed Articles -- Of Noughts and Ifs and Matrices (Holmes); and more; Algorithms; and Recreational APL.