PC Programming Guides

The following is a list of programming guides that were useful during the development of PCjs. Additional information (errata, disks, etc) is provided where available.

  • DOS Internals by Geoff Chappell
  • Extending DOS: A Programmer’s Guide to Protected-Mode DOS by Duncan, Petzold, Schulman, Baker, Nelson, Davis, Moote
  • Graphics for the IBM PC by Dan Illowsky and Michael Abrash
  • Graphics Programming Black Book by Michael Abrash
  • PC Magazine Programmer’s Technical Reference: The Processor and Coprocessor by Robert L. Hummel
  • Programmer’s Guide to the EGA, VGA, and Super VGA Cards (3rd Edition) by Richard F. Ferraro
  • Programming the 8086 and 8088 by James W. Coffron
  • Programming the 80386 by John H. Crawford and Patrick P. Gelsinger
  • The 8086 Book by Russell Rector and George Alexy
  • The Zen of Assembly Language by Michael Abrash
  • The Undocumented PC (2nd Edition) by Frank van Gilluwe
  • Undocumented DOS (2nd Edition) by Schulman, Brown, Maxey, Michels, Kyle
  • Undocumented Windows (Covers Windows 3.1 and 3.0) by Schulman, Maxey, Pietrek

The 8086 Book Graphics for the IBM PC