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Language peer sets for Language H:
United Kingdom
United Kingdom/1962
Designed 1962
1960s languages
Second generation
Early Cold War
Genus COBOL coeval
Business Data Processing
COBOL coeval
Data processing
COBOL coeval/1962
Data processing/1962
COBOL coeval/United Kingdom
COBOLs/United Kingdom
Data processing/United Kingdom
Business Data Processing
Business Data Processing/1962
Business Data Processing/uk

Language H(ID:2154/lan005)

Simplified general purpose business language 

alternate simple view
Country: United Kingdom
Designed 1962
Published: 1962
Genus: COBOL coeval
Sammet category: Business Data Processing

Business processing language from NCR, English style

Cormack National Cash Register 1962

Designed to permit COBOL style operations in a simpler language, and suitable for running on a smaller machine


  • Cormack A.S. (1962) Cormack A.S. "Early operating experience with Language H" Abstract online copy Extract: Introduction Extract: Basic Philosophy Extract: Brief description
          in (1962) The Computer Journal 5(3) October 1962
  • d'Agapeyeff, A.; (1962) d'Agapeyeff, A.; "Current developments in commercial automatic programming" pp107-111 Abstract Extract: The properties of data Extract: FILECODE, and LANGUAGE H
          in (1962) The Computer Journal 5(2) July 1962
  • Kilner, Daphne (1962) Kilner, Daphne "Automatic Programming Languages for Business and Science" Abstract Extract: Aims Extract: FACT
          in (1962) The Computer Bulletin September 1962
  • Hirschmann, W. (1963) Hirschmann, W. review of d'Agapeyeff 1962 (Comp J) Abstract
          in [ACM] (1963) ACM Computing Reviews 4(01) January-February, 1963
  • Beaven, A. H. (1964) Beaven, A. H. "PROGRESS REPORT ON LANGUAGE H" Computer Bulletin March 1964 Abstract Extract: Progress Report
          in [ACM] (1963) ACM Computing Reviews 4(01) January-February, 1963
  • Shepardson, R. (1964) Shepardson, R. C. review of Cormack 1962 Abstract
          in (1964) ACM Computing Reviews 5(04) July-August 1964
  • Stock (1971) Stock, Karl F. "A listing of some programming languages and their users" in RZ-Informationen. Graz: Rechenzentrum Graz 1971 134 Abstract
          in (1964) ACM Computing Reviews 5(04) July-August 1964
  • Stock and Stock (1973) Stock, Marylene and Stock, Karl F. "Bibliography of Programming Languages: Books, User Manuals and Articles from PLANKALKUL to PL/I" Verlag Dokumentation, Pullach/Munchen 1973 318 Abstract
          in (1964) ACM Computing Reviews 5(04) July-August 1964
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