Machine Language for Beginners
by Richard Mansfield
Publisher: Compute! Publications 1987
Number of pages: 350
A very good overview of the basics of 6502 Machine Language. The book starts with an introduction to how computers work, what Binary and Hex are, and how they relate to programing. All the basics are covered with enough detail for a beginner to understand what they are doing.
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by Randall Hyde - No Starch Press
Presents assembly language from the high-level point of view, so you can start writing meaningful programs within days. This is the most-often recommended book on 80x86 assembly language programming in newsgroups, on web sites, and by word of mouth.
by Bradley Kjell - Central Connecticut State University
This is a course in assembly language programming of the MIPS processor. It emphasizes the topics needed for study of computer architecture: bits, bit patterns, operations on bit patterns, and how bit patterns represent instructions and data.
by Ed Jorgensen - University of Nevada, Las Vegas
The purpose of this text is to provide a simple and free reference for university level programming and architecture units that include a brief section covering MIPS assembly language. The text uses the QtSpim simulator.
by Paul A. Carter
The book discusses how to program the 80386 and later processors in protected mode. The tutorial has extensive coverage of interfacing assembly and C code and so might be of interest to C programmers who want to learn about how C works under the hood.