Programming in Scala
by Martin Odersky, Lex Spoon, Bill Venners
Publisher: Artima Inc 2011
Scala is an object-oriented programming language for the Java Virtual Machine. In addition to being object-oriented, Scala is also a functional language, and combines the best approaches to OO and functional programming. This book is the authoritative tutorial on the Scala programming language.
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- Scala Community
This document outlines some basic Scala stylistic guidelines which should be followed with more or less fervency. Wherever possible, this guide attempts to detail why a particular style is encouraged and how it relates to other alternatives.
by Jason Swartz - O'Reilly Media
An introduction and a guide to getting started with functional programming development. Written for programmers who are already familiar with object-oriented (OO) development, the book introduces the reader to the core Scala syntax and its OO models.
by Dean Wampler, Alex Payne - O'Reilly Media
The book introduces an exciting new language that offers all the benefits of a modern object model, functional programming, and an advanced type system. Packed with code examples, this comprehensive book teaches you how to be productive with Scala.
by Martin Odersky - EPFL
Scala is a concise, elegant, type-safe programming language that integrates object-oriented and functional features. This book is an excellent step-by-step introduction to many of the Scala features with the help of simple code examples.