This book "supplies a vocabulary of English words and idiomatic phrases 'arranged … according to the ideas which they express'. The thesaurus, continually expanded and updated, has always remained in print, but this reissued first edition shows the impressive breadth of Roget's own knowledge and interests."
This book is an introduction to the rudiments of Perl programming. It provides the general reader with an interest in language with the most usable and relevant aspects of Perl for writing programs that deal with language.
- Exposes the general reader with an interest in language to the most usable and relevant aspects of Perl for writing programs that deal with language. - Contains simple examples and exercises that gradually introduce the reader to the essentials of good programming. - Assumes no prior programming experience. - Accompanied by exercises at the end of each chapter and offers all the code on the companion website: http://www.u.arizona.edu/~hammond