Programming in D
by Ali Çehreli
Number of pages: 747
This book is for ruby programmers who are intrigued by swift and want to learn it. It's focused on swift, but in each chapter we'll frame our discussion of swift in terms of equivalent features in ruby and highlight and compare the behaviour of each.
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