Smooth CoffeeScript
  • Author: Marijn Haverbeke.
  • Format: HTML
  • Price: free

Smooth CoffeeScript is a book about CoffeeScript and programming. Start with programming fundamentals, learn about functional programming with Underscore and problem solving, study object orientation and modularity. It covers client/server web apps with Canvas and WebSockets.

No previous programming knowledge is required. CoffeeScript lets you write web oriented applications simply and elegantly. It is closely related to JavaScript but without its quirky corners. Together with the JavaScript Basics supplement you can learn both at once.

Chapters include:

  • Introduction
  • Basic CoffeeScript
  • Functions
  • Data Structures
  • Error Handling
  • Functional Programming
  • Searching
  • Object Orientation
  • Regular Expressions
  • Modularity
  • Language Extras
  • Binary Heaps
  • Performance
  • Command Line Utility
  • Language Reference
  • Reserved Words
  • Underscore
  • QuickCheck
  • Additional Words

http://autotelicum.github.com/Smooth-CoffeeScript/