CS 4300, Fall 2007
Useful Links
Here are some links you might find helpful:

Introduction to the "make" Utility, By Suminder Ahuja, August 2002
Article on Sun Developer Network

How to write a Makefile, Based on Make and Makefiles by Reg Quinton

Make  - a Tutorial, University of Hawaii  College of Engineering
Nice description of the dependency graph and how to translate it.