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Language peer sets for Algol 8:
Designed 1986
1980s languages
Fifth generation
Late Cold War
Genus True ALGOL60s
Numerical Scientific
True ALGOL60s
Generation of Algol 60
Algol family
True ALGOL60s/1986
Generation of Algol 60/1986
Algol family/1986
True ALGOL60s/Denmark
Generation of Algol 60/Denmark
Algol family/Denmark
Numerical Scientific
Numerical Scientific/1986
Numerical Scientific/dk

Algol 8(ID:5947/alg030)

Version 4 of RC Algol 

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Country: Denmark
Designed 1986
Genus: True ALGOL60s
Sammet category: Numerical Scientific

Version four of RC Algol, introduced support for real coroutine programming with the "activity" concept, including separate stacks and a very nice integration with the Algol I/O system.

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  • Jacobsen, Henrik (1997) Jacobsen, Henrik "RC4000, RC8000 and RC9000" (accessed on 030117) Online article
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