Smalltalk-80: Bits of History, Words of Advice
by Glen Krasner (ed.)
Publisher: Addison-Wesley 1983
Number of pages: 354
This book first describes the incredibly exciting history of how Smalltalk was built from scratch. It then goes on to show the way in which Smalltalk was made public. These papers are an invaluable source of information for any Smalltalker. They range from overall design issues down to statistics on the work of the VM and image contents.
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by W. R. Lalonde, J. R. Pugh - Prentice-Hall
An intro to the object-oriented programming language Smalltalk-80, with an emphasis on classes, subclassing, inheritance and message passing. The SmallTalk language is fully explained as well as the class library and programming environment.
by Adele Goldberg - Addison-Wesley
This book is an introduction to the user interface of the Smalltalk-80 system, an illustrated description of how to explore the class descriptions available in the system, how to use the editors for implementing new class descriptions, etc.
by Dan Shafer, Dean A. Ritz - Springer
This book is specifically aimed at people who are interested in learning to build real-world applications using Smalltalk/V. It also includes a bit of refresher material that extends some of the information in the Smalltalk/V tutorial as well.
by Adele Goldberg, David Robson - Addison-Wesley
The book is an overview of the concepts and syntax of the programming language, and an annotated and illustrated specification of the system's functionality. The book gives an example of the design and implementation of a moderate-size application.