Introduction to RISC Assembly Language Programming, 1st edition

  • John Waldron

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This is a straightforward text on RISC assembly language programming for MIPS computers - the microprocessor gaining popularity due to its compact and elegant instruction set. Enabling students to understand the internal working of a computer, courses in RISC are an increasingly popular option in assembly language programming.

Table of contents

1. Introduction.
2. Essential background information.
3. MIPS computer organization.
4. An example MIPS program.
5. Control flow structures.
6. Addressing modes.
7. Logical, shift and rotate instructions.
8. Stacks and procedures. 
A. MIPS programming exams.
B. MIPS/SPIM instruction quick reference.
C. MIPS/SPIM instruction reference.

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Published by Pearson (September 11th 1998) - Copyright © 1999