[plt-scheme] Good compiler texts?

From: Arthur Nunes-Harwit (anh at cs.rit.edu)
Date: Thu Dec 27 16:46:35 EST 2007


> Can anyone suggest a good book on compiler theory?
> I'm not so interested in the nitty-gritty details of going to assembly
> code, but more interested in the difference in expressive powers and
> performance of different kinds of parsers, the idea of Abstract Syntax
> Trees, error detection and recovery, etc.

   If you are interested in scanning and parsing, the book _Crafting a 
Compiler with C_ by Charles Fischer and Richard LeBlanc is worth looking 
at.  I believe Charles Fischer is an expert on LL(k)-parser error 
detection and recovery.


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