Perl 5 Pocket Reference
by Johan Vromans, Linda Mui
Publisher: O'Reilly 2000
Number of pages: 31
This quick reference provides a complete overview of the Perl programming language. The book covers a summary of Perl syntax rules and a complete list of operators, built-in functions, and standard library modules, all with brief descriptions.
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by Geoffrey Sampson - BookBoon
Contents: Introduction; Getting started; Data types; Operators; Branches; Program layout; Built-in functions; Loops; Reading from a file; Pattern matching; Writing to a file; Arrays; Lists; Scalar versus list context; Two-dimensional tables; etc.
This books describes and explains Perl (Practical Extraction and Report Language), a scripting language that is usually interpreted and is noted for its extensive use of regular expressions and a large module archive CPAN.
by Shishir Gundavaram - O'Reilly
A text for expert programmers, it focuses on the CGI specification down to the details. The book explains what CGI does, describes all CGI methods and environment variables, explains how to port Usenet news to the Web with CGI and more.
by chromatic - Onyx Neon Press
Modern Perl is one way to describe how experienced and effective Perl 5 programmers work. They use language idioms. They take advantage of the CPAN. They're recognizably Perlish, and they show good craftsmanship and a full understanding of Perl.