Simply Scheme: Introducing Computer Science
by Brian Harvey, Matthew Wright
Publisher: The MIT Press 1999
Number of pages: 611
For anyone learning the Scheme programming language, the second edition of 'Simply Scheme: Introducing Computer Science' provides a very digestible textbook-style introductory tutorial to this powerful and elegant language.
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