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Seven Languages in Seven Weeks A Pragmatic Guide to Learning Programming Languages

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ISBN-10: 193435659X

ISBN-13: 9781934356593

Edition: 2010

Authors: Bruce Tate

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Ruby, Io, Prolog, Scala, Erlang, Clojure, Haskell. With Seven Languages in Seven Weeks, by Bruce A. Tate, you'll go beyond the syntax-and beyond the 20-minute tutorial you'll find someplace online. This book has an audacious goal: to present a meaningful exploration of seven languages within a single book. Rather than serve as a complete reference or installation guide, Seven Languages hits what's essential and unique about each language. Moreover, this approach will help teach you how to grok new languages. For each language, you'll solve a nontrivial problem, using techniques that show off the language's most important features. As the book proceeds, you'll discover the strengths and…    
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Book details

List price: $43.95
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Pragmatic Programmers, LLC, The
Publication date: 11/20/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 330
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.738
Language: English

Bruce Tate is an Internet architect who developed the bitter Java concept after seeing a set of customer problems repeated, collecting their stories, and publishing the solutions. He is the author of ""Bitter Java,"" He lives in Austin, Texas. Mike Clark is president of Clarkware Consulting, Inc. He first encountered EJB pitfalls in 1998 while developing a custom EJB container, prior to the emergence of commercial J2EE servers. He has significantly contributed to the successful delivery of a popular J2EE performance management product and has also created several open source tools including JUnitPerf for automated performance testing. He lives in Parker, Colorado. Bob Lee is an OCI…