Kernighan’s book on new computer language guides students at Princeton

Screen Shot 2016-03-16 at 11.28.38 AMAs an undergraduate, Rob Pike first read Brian Kernighan’s book on the C programming language while home sick from classes at the University of Toronto. Thirty years later, Pike and colleagues at Google have written a new computer language called Go; and Kernighan, now a professor of computer science at Princeton, has co-written the book on it — “The Go Programming Language.”