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An edition of The Little Schemer (1995)

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An edition of The Little Schemer (1995)

The Little Schemer

4th ed.
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MIT Press
Language
English
Pages
196

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The Little Schemer introduces computing as an extension of arithmetic and algebra ;things that everyone studies in grade school and high school. It introduces programs as recursive functions and briefly discusses the limits of what computers can do. The authors use the programming language Scheme, and interesting foods to illustrate these abstract ideas.

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The Little Schemer
1996, MIT Press
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1995, MIT Press
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Cambridge Massachusetts

Table of Contents

(Foreword ix)
(Preface xi)
((1. Toys) 2)
((2. Dot, Do it Again, and Again...) 14)
((3. Cons the Magnificent) 32)
((4. Number Games) 58)
((5. *Oh My Gawd*: Its Full of Stars) 80)
((6. Shadows) 96)
((7. Friends and Relations) 110)
((8. Lambda the Ultimate) 124)
((9. ...and Again, and Again, and Again,...) 148)
((10. What is the Value of All of This?) 174)
(Intermission 192)
(Index 194)

Edition Notes

Originally published as: The little LISPer. 3rd ed. c1989.
Includes index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
005.13/3
Library of Congress
QA76.73.S34 F75 1996, QA76.73.S34F75 1996

Contributors

Foreword
Gerald J. Sussman
Illustrator
Duane Bibby

The Physical Object

Format
Paperback
Pagination
xiii, 196 p.
Number of pages
196
Dimensions
22.606 x 17.526 x 1.524 centimeters
Weight
12.6 ounces

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL803380M
ISBN 10
0262560992
ISBN 13
9780262560993
LCCN
95039853
Library Thing
24048
Goodreads
548914

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August 3, 2020 Edited by ImportBot import existing book
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November 25, 2012 Edited by bryan newbold Oops, actually update author and illustrator
November 25, 2012 Edited by bryan newbold Restyle TOC, add author, update info to be merged with OL15106073
December 10, 2009 Created by WorkBot add works page