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Land of Lisp

Learn to Program in Lisp, One Game at a Time!

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Description

Lisp has been hailed as the world's most powerful programming language, but its cryptic syntax and academic reputation can be enough to scare off even experienced programmers. Those dark days are finally over—Land of Lisp brings the power of functional programming to the people!

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On Dec 23 Marc Zucker wrote: Land of LISP, a fun way to learn LISP programming - a book review
Purporting to be a book that teaches programming, in this case LISP, through games, and it does that to varying extents throughout, the beauty of the book is both its laid back style and its breath of topics. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar5.0

On Aug 19 Dylan Scott wrote: Quality Intro to an Interesting Language
As a programmer, I have always been curious about Lisp even though I have never used it in courses or even on hobby projects. This book seemed like a great way to get an intro to the language. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar4.0

On Aug 3 David Briddock wrote: An entertaining guide to functional mastery
Anyone who has tried their hand at functional programming knows it necessitates a different way of thinking. This mindset shift invariably takes some time to accomplish. Many give up before the proverbial light bulb is illuminated. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar5.0

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