Historically Shendoc was the first document released documenting the Shen programming language and first appeared
as Shendoc 1.7 in September 2011. Shendoc was written not for application writers in Shen, but for
developers with Shen experience who wanted to port Shen to other platforms. TBoS (The Book of Shen) is the
canonical reference for those learning the language.
This document benefited from discussions with Vasil Diadov, Kian Wilcox, Carl Shapiro, Willi Riha and