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Introducing Erlang

Getting Started in Functional Programming

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If you’re new to Erlang, its functional style can seem difficult, but with help from this hands-on introduction, you’ll scale the learning curve and discover how enjoyable, powerful, and fun this language can be. Author Simon St. Laurent shows you how to write simple Erlang programs by teaching you one basic skill at a time.

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On Mar 16 Dylan Scott wrote: Fast Intro to Erlang
Simon St. Laurent takes the reader for a gentle look at the Erlang language. I would recommend this for a programmer that knows or has a good foundation in any programming language as this is not meant to be a learning the basics of programming book. Full Review  >

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On Mar 14 Kody Crouch wrote: "Introducing Erlang" by Simon St. Laurent; O'Reilly Media
Summary The title is as direct as it comes - the author makes it clear that this book is very limited in its scope. The purpose of this book is to introduce the reader to programming in Erlang. Reaction Since the scope of the book is so small, it's… Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar2.0

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