A History of Haskell: Being Lazy With Class

Authors:

Paul Hudak, John Hughes, Simon Peyton Jones, and Philip Wadler

Abstract:

This paper describes the history of Haskell, including its genesis
and principles, technical contributions, implementations and tools,
and applications and impact.

Bibtex:

 @inproceedings{HoH07
  ,author="P. Hudak and J. Hughes and S. Peyton Jones and P. Wadler"
  ,title="A history of {H}askell: being lazy with class"
  ,booktitle="Proc. ACM SIGPLAN History of Programming Languages Conference"
  ,month="June"
  ,year="2007"
  ,publisher="ACM Press"
  ,address="New York"
} 

Links:

history.pdf