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Sender: "Team Ada: Ada Advocacy Issues (83 & 95)" <[log in to unmask]>
X-To: kemillik <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Fri, 15 Oct 1999 12:35:54 -0400
Reply-To: Tucker Taft <[log in to unmask]>
From: Tucker Taft <[log in to unmask]>
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kemillik wrote:
> I am doing some research on the history of programming languages
> derived from ALGOL.
> My questions are: were the definitions of the Red, Blue, Yellow, and
> Green languages published; and if so, do you know where I could find
> paper or electronic copies?

They were not published commercially.  The DoD made up a bunch of
copies for review, and I presume that some of them are still kicking
around.  You might want to post your request to "comp.lang.ada" as well,
in case some reader has one they could lend you.
> I thank you in advance for any help you can offer.
> Kevin Millikin
> Graduate Student
> Indiana University

-Tucker Taft   [log in to unmask]
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AverStar (formerly Intermetrics, Inc.)   Burlington, MA  USA