The Programming Language LISP: Its Operation and Applications
by E.C. Berkeley, D.G. Bobrow
Publisher: The MIT Press 1966
Number of pages: 395
The language LISP, short for 'LISt Processing' language, is a remarkable and powerful language, because not only does it govern the operation of a computer, but also it is a mathematical language of great flexibility and power for processing processes in mathematics, logic, and symbol manipulation in general.
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by Mark Watson
This book is an introduction to Common Lisp. The author considers Common Lisp to be twice as good as Java for some applications. Common Lisp compilers are freely available, stable, and compiled Common Lisp code is very fast.
by Robert J. Chassell - Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is an introduction to programming in Emacs Lisp for people who are not programmers. The text is designed to get you started: to guide you in learning the fundamentals of programming, and to show you how you can teach yourself to go further.
by David Johnson-Davies
The tutorials are aimed at someone with no previous experience of programming, and they are designed to take the reader to the stage where they can start writing their own programs to solve practical, interesting applications.
by David S. Touretzky - Benjamin-Cummings Pub Co
This is a gentle introduction to Common Lisp for students taking their first programming course. No prior mathematical background beyond arithmetic is assumed. There are lots of examples, the author avoided technical jargon.