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Think Perl 6 : How to Think Like a Computer Scientist (Paperback) (Laurent Rosenfeld & Allen B. Downey)
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Learn how to program and think like a computer scientist. This practical guide will get you started on your programming journey with Perl 6, the new version of the popular programming language. Ideal for beginners, Think Perl 6 contains numerous exercises with multiple solutions and a lot of code examples. Even experienced programmers will learn a lot from this book, especially those familiar with Perl 5. It’s designed for teaching computer science to beginners in universities.
- Get up to speed on the basics of computer programming, especially the imperative or procedural techniques
- Learn the new multiparadigm Perl 6 language
- Delve into more advanced programming techniques, such as OO programming, declarative programming, grammars and functional programming