LISP in small pieces by Christian Queinnec, Kathleen Callaway
LISP in small pieces Christian Queinnec, Kathleen Callaway ebook
ISBN: 0521562473, 9780521562478
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Lisp In Small Pieces supports only quote , if , begin , set! Literate, Racket-Styled Interpreter from Ch. (I hope to understand "Lisp in Small Pieces" someday. I have developed what I call the “Hawaii” test for a good literate program. Quote first: (define quote-expression? But one, day I found a nice small piece of lisp which allow me simplify the process. See “Lisp in Small Pieces” or “Implementing Elliptic Curve Cryptography” for real literate programs as books. McCarthy He does a great job in Lisp in Small Pieces, but it's building on the foundation that McCarthy layed down. The book is just under 500 pages of bootstrap. It was written by someone who knows his stuff and knows how to teach it. Get Queinnec's "Lisp in Small Pieces". Especially if "advanced" means "higher" position ;) – Heartless Angel Jan 22 '09 at 5:16 +1 for the first set, these are great books to add to the collection. For awhile last week the book Lisp in Small Pieces was the best selling book on the Canada Amazon.com website, out selling Harry Potter. Currently Lisp in Small Pieces is number 3. While I have started reading Lisp in Small Pieces, it hasn't had quite the impact on me. The book is no longer listed with a price, nor is it listed as available, except from other sellers. Writing a recursive function to perform that calculation is pretty straight forward, and once we put all of these pieces together in our create-world routine, we have a working proof of concept. The following code snipped from the REPL prompt We're glossing over a few details here, but if you have a little experience working with Lisp then you should have a pretty good idea of how to implement the above. It looks like the Lisp In Small Pieces for $3.95 craze has met its end.