Smalltalk-80: The Language and its Implementation
by Adele Goldberg, David Robson
Publisher: Addison-Wesley 1983
Number of pages: 742
This book is the first detailed account of the Smalltalk-80 system. It 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 and a specification of the Smalltalk-80 virtual machine.
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- Digitalk, Inc
Smalltalk is both a powerful language -- you can get a lot of activity out of a few lines of code -- and a powerful program development environment. This book is intended for both beginners as well as experienced Smalltalk programmers.
by Canol Goekel - Lulu.com
This book tries a different approach for teaching introductory computer programming than most other books by choosing Smalltalk as the programming language. A language which is mature and powerful yet not as widely used as some popular alternatives.
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 Glen Krasner (ed.) - Addison-Wesley
The book first describes the history of how Smalltalk was built from scratch. It then goes on to show the way in which Smalltalk was made public. The papers range from overall design issues down to statistics on the work of the VM and image contents.