On Thursday 19 May 2005 10:51 pm, Sam Vilain wrote: > Edward Cherlin wrote: > > Here is the last answer from Ken Iverson, who invented reduce in > > the 1950s, and died recently. > > file:///usr/share/j504/system/extras/help/dictionary/intro28.htm > > [snip] > > Thanks for bringing in a little history to the discussion. Those links > are all local to your system; do you have internet reachable versions of > them? > These seem to be the original sources:
http://www.jsoftware.com/books/help/dictionary/intro28.htm http://www.jsoftware.com/books/help/dictionary/d420.htm and so on. Front page is at http://www.jsoftware.com/books/help/dictionary/title.htm . I still haven't figured out what "J" is though.