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   Common Lisp the Language, 2nd edition
   by Guy L. Steele, Thinking Machines, Inc.
   Digital Press
   1990 paperbound
   1029 pages
   ISBN 1-55558-041-6  $39.95
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Book Description

In this greatly expanded edition of the defacto standard, you'll learn about the nearly 200 changes already made since original publication - and find out about gray areas likely to be revised later. Written by the Vice-Chairman of X3J13 (the ANSI committee responsible for the standardization of Common Lisp) and co-developer of the language itself, the new edition contains the entire text of the first edition plus six completely new chapters. They cover:

Throughout, you'll find fresh examples, additional clarifications, warnings, and tips - all presented with the author's customary vigor and wit.

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