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 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 Clark Weissman - Dickenson Publishing Company
The chapters of this book expose the reader to the LISP formalism and give him an opportunity to acquire the necessary skills for processing symbolic data. Learning these skills is analogous to learning the rules of arithmetic ...
by Stuart Charles Shapiro - W.H. Freeman & Company
The book is a self-paced study guide to Common Lisp programming language. It presents Lisp in a general setting, rather than in the context of a special field in which it is used. The text assumes experience with some imperative programming languages.