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Question of the thing we call "Perl"
It's what I use to get away from the drudgery of my life. Scratch that, Perl is my life. >:-]~
When I get a little money, I buy books. If I have any left over, I buy food and clothes.
A Programming Language, 1962
Programming the 1900 series in COBOL, 1974
Algorithms + Data Structures = Programs, 1976
The C Programming Language, 1978
System V - Interface definition, 1986
Z80 Assembly Language Programming, 1979
TheSOURCE User's Manual, 1979
The C Primer, 1983
Interactive Fortran 77, A Hands on Approach, 1984
Perl.1 man page, 1991
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