Teach Yourself Scheme in Fixnum Days has 6 ratings and 1 review. Marshall said: This Scheme tutorial is mediocre and out-of-date, but you. I printed this out a while ago, but never had time to seriously rear it through. I will have time next week though, its actually in my “must read” list at number 1. Title Teach Yourself Scheme in Fixnum Days; Author(s) Dorai Sitaram; Publisher: ds26gte (–); Paperback N/A; eBookHTML; Language: English.

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Vladimir Nikolov rated it really liked it Jan 27, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This Scheme tutorial is mediocre and out-of-date, but you can do worse.

Ultan rated it it was ok Sep 13, However, they are arguably not immediately relevant to someone seeking a quick introduction. They were very hard to read.

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Teach Yourself Scheme in Fixnum Days

It is intended as a quick-start guide, something a novice can use to get a non-trivial working knowledge of the language, before moving on to more comprehensive and in-depth texts. Although we will not cover Scheme from abs to zero?


The text describes an approach to writing a crisp and utilitarian Scheme. Kartik Singhal marked it as to-read Aug 15, Still, I think the code could definitely have been written daye. This is not to suggest that these things are unimportant.

Sananab marked it as to-read Aug 08, There are no discussion topics on this book fixnuk. Anna Liebhardt rated it liked it Nov 13, Until that zen moment, here is my gentle introduction. Kamen Nedev rated it it was ok Apr 18, This is an introduction to the Scheme programming language. Open Preview See a Problem? Coiajoafwej rated it did not like it Apr 12, It helped me understand continuations a little better, and gave me a better sense of the language, but the code samples were monstrosities.

The Scheme standard [23] itself, for all its exacting comprehensiveness, is a mere fifty pages long.

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Feb 12, Marshall rated it it was ok Shelves: Return to Book Page. Mohamed Badawi marked it as to-read Nov 28, It may well be that the insight, when it comes, will arrive in its entirety in one afternoon, un there is no telling how many afternoons of mistries must precede it. Krathdog is currently reading it Aug 02, Lists with This Book.


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This book is not yet featured on Listopia. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. It’s unclear if this is a fault of the language, as all the nested let blocks tend to turn things into spaghetti code very quickly. Tim Schafer marked it as to-read May 29, Thanks for telling us about the problem. I have therefore left out many of the staples of traditional Scheme tutorials. Trivia About Teach Yourself Sc