Scala with Cats
by Noel Welsh, Dave Gurnell
Publisher: Underscore Consulting 2017
Number of pages: 325
The main goal of this book is to teach system architecture and design using the techniques of modern functional programming. This means designing systems as small composable units, expressing constraints and interactions via the type system, and using composition to guide the construction of large systems in a way that maintains the original architectural vision.
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