Techniques and tricks to master basic and advanced OO Perl for programmers who already have basic to intermediate skills in procedural Perl.
- Manning Publications Company
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- 7.42(w) x 9.22(h) x 1.17(d)
Meet the Author
Dr. Damian Conway is a Senior Lecturer in Computer Science and Software Engineering at Monash University (Melbourne, Australia), where he teaches object-oriented software engineering. He is an effective teacher, an accomplished writer, and the author of several popular Perl modules. He is also a semi-regular contributor to the Perl Journal. In 1998 he was the winner of the Larry Wall Award for Practical Utility for two modules (Getopt::Declare and Lingua::EN::Inflect) and in 1999 he won his second "Larry" for his Coy.pm haiku-generation module.
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when i saw the glowing reviews from schwartz and christiansen on the back of the book, i figured it had to be something special. let me just say that mr. conway blew threw the perl primer (about the first 70 pages) so quickly and carelessly that i had to read it again. i found several coding errors in those first 70 pages alone. after that, i wasn't about to trust anything he said in the rest of the book, even if i COULD understand what he was talking about. if there's another object-oriented perl book out there, i need to find it NOW!!!