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Ruby Cookbook Paperback – April 3, 2015

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ISBN-13: 978-1449373719 ISBN-10: 1449373712 Edition: 2nd

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Recipes for Object-Oriented Scripting

About the Author

Lucas Carlson founded AppFog, a PaaS company that leveraged Cloud Foundry and was acquired by CenturyLink. Lucas has been a professional developer for 20 years and specializes in Ruby on Rails development. Lucas has authored Programming for PaaS and the Ruby Cookbook and has written half a dozen libraries in various programming languages and contributed to many others, including Rails and RedCloth.

Leonard Richardson ( is the author of the Ruby Cookbook (O'Reilly) and of several open source libraries, including Beautiful Soup. A California native, he currently lives in New York.


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  • Paperback: 992 pages
  • Publisher: O'Reilly Media; 2 edition (April 3, 2015)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1449373712
  • ISBN-13: 978-1449373719
  • Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 7 x 1.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #120,278 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Lance Taylor on April 26, 2015
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As an ad hoc programmer as part of my test design role, this book has proven invaluable in coming up with the exact right paradigm for writing a function, lamba, or just stealing vast swaths of code in toto.
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