This free online book is aimed at students and programmers who wish to learn the object-oriented language Ada 95. This book is an introduction to Ada 95. It uses an example-driven approach which gradually develops small trivial programs into large case-study type programs. The main emphasis of this book is on maintenance problems, and using object-oriented technology to write maintainable, extensible programs.
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This free pdf Ada book “Ada Distilled: An Introduction to Ada Programming for Experienced Computer Programmers” by Richard Riehle is a quick start for experienced programmers who want to learn Ada at the programming level.
Ada Reference Manual – ISO/IEC 8652:1995(E) with Technical Corrigendum 1 Language and Standard Libraries.
The Ada 95 Rationale comes in four parts. The introductory part is a general discussion of the scope and objectives of Ada 95 and its major technical features. The second part contains a more detailed step by step account of the core language. The third part consists of several annexes addressing the predefined environment and specialized application areas.
Ada 95 for C and C++ Programmers will show you everything you need to know to program in Ada 95, taking you through not only the differences in syntax but also the conceptual differences in how the languages are used.
This free Ada online book introduces Ada 95, the revised International Standard which increases the flexibility of Ada thus making it applicable to wider domains but retains the inherent reliability for which Ada is noted.