**FORTRAN 77**

**FORTRAN 77** is an ancient high-level programming
language, descended from **FORTRAN IV**, which was designed for easy encoding
mathematical and scientific formulas in a computer program.

It’s a great pitty that **FORTRAN**
(for many years), and as a "** scientific**"

Well, today **FORTRAN**
is still ** alive** (

And, since 2003 it’s even
an ** object-oriented** programming language!

The ** Book** I
read:

Harald Wehnes, ISBN 3-446-13699-1.

It
is a __very good__ and __detailed__ book that I actually can recommend to
you!