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I can't believe that APress just published (Dec. 2018) this book.

Amazon.com: Beginning Programming Using Retro Computing: Learn BASIC with a Commodore Emulator eBook: Gerald Friedland: Kindle Store[^]
Author says:
True story. I was looking for a system that would help 7-year olds teach themselves programming. Hey it's 2018, right? After looking through what's available, the two major issues that I have with the current tools are: 1) Many of them require the Internet (too dangerous for self learning) 2) most, if not all, of them are drag and drop. I wanted a non-distracting environment where the kids practice reading and writing while learning to program. The sensation of causing an action simply by typing a word is priceless.

I don't know. Maybe just use JavaScript in a browser to teach. It's much more relevant and has far fewer barriers to entry.

I mean I would've really liked this book back in 1990 or before, but not sure this one will have a market.
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