A Quick and Gentle Guide to Constraint Logic Programming via ECLiPSe
by Antoni Niederlinski
Number of pages: 454
The book is an introductory and down-to-earth presentation of Constraint Logic Programming (CLP), an exciting software paradigm, more and more popular for solving combinatorial as well as continuous constraint satisfaction problems and constraint optimization problems.
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