Ada 95 Rationale - The Language - The Standard Libraries
by Laurent Guerby
This document describes the rationale for Ada 95, the revised International Standard. The first part is an Introduction to Ada 95; it presents a general discussion of the scope and objectives of Ada 95 and its major technical features. The second part contains a more detailed chapter by chapter account of the Core language. The third part covers the various Annexes which address the predefined environment and the needs of specialized application areas.
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by John English - Prentice Hall
A beginner's introduction to Ada 95, it uses an example-driven approach that gradually develops large case-study type programs. The text also covers exception handling, user-defined types, procedures, functions, and packages.
by Dale Stanbrough
The history of Ada, sample programs, lexical conventions, basics types of Ada, control structures, arrays, records, subprograms, packages, generics, exceptions, files, access types, object oriented features of Ada, concurrency support, etc.
by Tucker S. Taft, Robert A. Duff - Springer
This manual is identical to the standard ISO/IEC 8652:1995(E) for the Ada programming language. The new enhancements make Ada 95 an outstanding language. The flexibility, object orientation, and improved interfacing capabilities have been added.
by Richard Riehle - AdaWorks
An introduction for experienced programmers new to Ada. The text highlights some key features of the language, with coded examples. It emphasizes syntax, control structures, subprogram rules, and how-to coding issues rather than design issues.