by Curtis 'Ovid' Poe
Publisher: Wrox 2012
Number of pages: 696
This book introduces Perl to both new programmers and experienced ones who are looking to learn a new language. It presents step-by-step guidance in getting started, a host of try-it-out exercises, real-world examples, and everything necessary for a Perl novice to start programming with confidence.
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by Nick Parlante - Stanford University
An introduction to the main features of the Perl language. It's intended for people who know some programming but need an introduction to Perl. Topics: scalar variables, strings, arrays, hash tables, file input and output, regular expressions, etc.
by Allen B. Downey - Green Tea Press
After having completed this book, you should be able to write programs to solve relatively difficult problems in Perl 6, but my main aim is to teach computer science, software programming, and problem solving rather than solely to teach the Perl 6.
by Chan Bernard Ki Hong
This is a free Perl tutorial that is packed with everything you need to know to get started on Perl programming. Throughout the text there are many examples examples, illustrations and exercises in the form of concept consolidation questions.
by A. D. Marshall - Cardiff School of Computer Science
Introduction to Perl: variables, arrays, operators, statements, functions, references, input and output, regular expressions, reports, special variables, handling errors and signals, objects, modules, debugging, command-line options, etc.