ACM references f-l
history of mathematics
program construction by walk-through
history of programming
"Ancient Babylonian algorithms",
Communications of the ACM , 15, 7, July 1972.
page numbers from Knuth, D.E., Selected Papers in Computer Science, Cambridge University Press, 1996, p. 185-203
errata in Communications of the ACM, 19.2, February 1976.
|185 ;;Quote: ancient Babylonian algorithms from 1800-1600 B.C.; "This is the procedure"; no branching|
|197 ;;Quote: first table in lexicographic order; reciprocals of numbers
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