This is a terrible book.
Seriously, don't waste your time. Get the dragon book and you'll be happier. Read more
I took Prof. Appel's course in the spring and the book was a great companion for the lectures. It's quite comprehensive and building the compiler is a lot of fun. Read morePublished on July 1, 2012 by P
This book merits four stars: it covers lots of relevent subjects and tackles them to a good depth.
The book is about writing the compiler in ML. Read more
This book has a lot of valuable information with regard to the construction of a compiler, that fact is overshadowed by the amazingly poor editing. Read morePublished on November 10, 2003 by B. Lucey
This book is a textbook that forces you to work on a toy language called Tiger, then take you step by step thru the Lexer, Parser, Semantic Analyzer ... Read morePublished on October 14, 2001