Object-Oriented Common LISP / Edition 1

Object-Oriented Common LISP / Edition 1

by Stephen Slade, Slade
     
 

ISBN-10: 0136059406

ISBN-13: 9780136059400

Pub. Date: 07/31/1997

Publisher: Prentice Hall

LISP, which stands for LISt Processing, was developed in the late 1950s by John McCarthy as a language for manipulating symbols. This book presents the Common LISP Language, a version of LISP, and details a range of applications for it, including data structures, computer systems, and compiler design. This book presents a tutorial introduction to

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LISP, which stands for LISt Processing, was developed in the late 1950s by John McCarthy as a language for manipulating symbols. This book presents the Common LISP Language, a version of LISP, and details a range of applications for it, including data structures, computer systems, and compiler design. This book presents a tutorial introduction to Common LISP, coverign lists and trees, recursion, local vs. global reference, characters and strings, streams, LAMDA and LABELS, control, debugging, macros, structures, classes and objects, vectors and arrays, and efficiency and compilation. For programmers interested in a language with simple syntax, extensive adaptability and advanced memory management.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780136059400
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
07/31/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
800
Sales rank:
1,010,589
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 8.97(h) x 1.65(d)

Table of Contents

1. LISP.

2. A Tutorial Introduction.

3. Lists and Trees.

4. Recursion.

5. Local vs. Global Reference.

6. Characters and Strings.

7. Streams: Output and Input.

8. LAMBDA and LABELS.

9. Control.

10. Debugging and Style.

11. Macros.

12. Structures.

13. Classes and Objects.

14. Vectors and Arrays.

15. Scope, Extent, and eval.

16. Efficiency and Compilation.

Appendix A. Internet LISP Resources.

Appendix B. Answers to Selected Exercises.

Appendix C. CLOS and C++.

Appendix D. ASCII Character Codes.

Appendix E. References.

Index.

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