by Curtis 'Ovid' Poe
Publisher: Wrox 2012
Number of pages: 696
This book introduces Perl to both new programmers and experienced ones who are looking to learn a new language. It presents step-by-step guidance in getting started, a host of try-it-out exercises, real-world examples, and everything necessary for a Perl novice to start programming with confidence.
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by Allen B. Downey - Green Tea Press
The book for people who already know how to program in another language, but don't know Perl. It gets through the basics as quickly as possible, the emphasis is on good programming style in Perl. Object-oriented programming is the center of focus.
by Nick Parlante - Stanford University
An introduction to the main features of the Perl language. It's intended for people who know some programming but need an introduction to Perl. Topics: scalar variables, strings, arrays, hash tables, file input and output, regular expressions, etc.
by Bradley M. Kuhn - ebb.org
The material covered in this book is designed to prepare the reader to enter the world of Perl programming. This book covers the basic data and control structures of Perl, as well as the philosophies behind Perl programming.
by Eric Cholet, Stas Bekman - O'Reilly
mod_perl is an Apache module that builds the Perl directly into the Apache web server. With mod_perl CGI scripts run 50 times faster, you can integrate databases with the server. The book is about building, using, programming, and optimizing mod_perl.