Look what I found for $2 at the public library in the no-longer-circulating discard bin
Can you believe that a book like this wasn’t flying off the shelves and ended up in the for sale box?!
So far I quite like it, as it has a number of examples of bad COBOL style, and what you should do instead. Example:
Ways to make COBOL source code burn your eyes less are much appreciated. The first sample above definitely mandates a trip to the eye wash station.