by Faraaz Damji, et al.
Publisher: Wikibooks 2013
Microsoft QuickBasic and QBasic are very popular programming languages for beginners. While its lack of power makes it unsuitable for many of today's applications, it is an invaluable learning tool. This book will cover the usage of QBasic and most of it's functions.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Bernard Legrand - Dyalog Limited
This book is a complete guide to the use of Dyalog APL describing common coding techniques, and discussing a variety of interfaces, including file handling and COM/OLE. It provides a thorough introduction to developing Graphical User Interfaces.
by Bruce Tate - O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Bruce Tate describes the characteristics of alternative languages, likely successors to Java. The book will teach you a few new languages and help you start building new skills, or you can use the introduced techniques to improve your work in Java.
by Roberto Ierusalimschy
This book gives a solid base for any programmer who wants to use Lua. It covers all aspects of Lua -- from the basics to its API with C -- explaining how to make good use of its features and giving numerous code examples.
by Vijaye Raji - Microsoft
Small Basic is a programming language that is designed to make programming extremely easy, approachable and fun for beginners. Small Basic's intention is to bring down the barrier and serve as a stepping stone to the world of computer programming.