sh (Bourne Shell) and Unix/Linux Shells General

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  1. Portable Shell Programming: An Extensive Collection of Bourne Shell Examples; Bruce Blinn; Prentice Hall, 1996.
  2. UNIX Shell Programming; Stephen G. Kochan and Patrick H. Wood; Hayden Book Company, 1985.
  3. UNIX Shell Programming; Lowell Jay Arthur; John Wiley & Sons, 1986.
  4. UNIX Shell Programming, Second Edition; Lowell Jay Arthur; John Wiley & Sons, 1990.
  5. UNIX Shell Programming, Third Edition; Lowell Jay Arthur and Ted Burns; John Wiley & Sons, 1994.

Periodical Articles

  1. "UNIX Time-Sharing System: The UNIX Shell", BSTJ 57:6:2 Jul-Aug 1978 pgs 1971-1990.
  2. "Shells for UNIX: A Basic Programming Choice", Computer Language 6:7 Jul 1989 pgs 73-78.
  3. "The Unix Shell", BYTE 14:9 Sep 1989 pgs 315-321.

Web Pages and Websites

  1. Wikipedia article "Bourne shell".