The Book’s in Beta

My new book is in beta release at the Pragmatic Programmer site. All about functional programming, written by a bunch of experts, looking at several different languages. A good place to start with functional programming and a good place to get a sense of different approaches to the paradigm.

Author: Michael Swaine

Michael Swaine is a writer and editor. He helped launch the first personal computer newsweekly, InfoWorld. He co-authored Fire in the Valley, the seminal tech history book on which the movie Pirates of Silicon Valley was based. He was editor-in-chief of Dr. Dobb’s Journal and has written for and edited several other magazines. His latest creation is PragPub for The Pragmatic Programmers. He and his partner Nancy Groth own Summer Jo’s, an organic farm, restaurant, and bakery in Grants Pass, Oregon.