References for John Backus


Books:

  1. J W Backus, The History of Fortran I, II and III, History of Programming Languages (New York, 1981).

Articles:

  1. D Shasha and C Lazere, John Backus, in Out of their minds : The lives and discoveries of 15 great computer scientists (New York, 1995), 1-4.

December 1996


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