Re: Which of Maeder's Mma Programming Books?

*To*: mathgroup at christensen.cybernetics.net*Subject*: [mg1270] Re: [mg1251] Which of Maeder's Mma Programming Books?*From*: "Dennis M. Schneider" <dschneid at knox.edu>*Date*: Wed, 31 May 1995 02:45:38 -0400

Programming in Mathematica is the one you want to begin with. Outstanding book. Dennis On Fri, 26 May 1995 dale at pegasus.cuc.ab.ca wrote: > Can anyone recommend which of Maeder's two books is a better investment > for someone wishing to learn to program Mma? What's the difference > between the two? > > 1) Programming in Mathematica (Second Edition, 1991), 279 pages > 2) The Mathematica Programmer (1994), 199 pages > > Is 2) a revamped/updated version, thus obsoleting 1)? > > Dale > --- > Dale Brisinda Email: brisinda at cpsc.ucalgary.ca > Graduate Student NeXTmail: dale at pegasus.cuc.ab.ca > Department of Computer Science Tel: (403) 220-7687 > University of Calgary Fax: (403) 281-5242 > > http://www.cpsc.ucalgary.ca/~brisinda/home.html > PGP Public Key: `finger -l brisinda at cpsc.ucalgary.ca' > >