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Beginning F# 4.0

  • Robert Pickering
  • Kit Eason

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Robert Pickering, Kit Eason
    Pages 1-5
  3. Robert Pickering, Kit Eason
    Pages 7-18
  4. Robert Pickering, Kit Eason
    Pages 19-64
  5. Robert Pickering, Kit Eason
    Pages 65-91
  6. Robert Pickering, Kit Eason
    Pages 93-124
  7. Robert Pickering, Kit Eason
    Pages 125-146
  8. Robert Pickering, Kit Eason
    Pages 147-166
  9. Robert Pickering, Kit Eason
    Pages 167-195
  10. Robert Pickering, Kit Eason
    Pages 197-222
  11. Robert Pickering, Kit Eason
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  12. Robert Pickering, Kit Eason
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  13. Robert Pickering, Kit Eason
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  14. Robert Pickering, Kit Eason
    Pages 285-302
  15. Back Matter
    Pages 303-309

About this book

Introduction

This book is a great foundation for exploring functional-first programming and its role in the future of application development. The best-selling introduction to F#, now thoroughly updated to version 4.0, will help you learn the language and explore its new features.

F# 4.0 is a mature, open source, cross-platform, functional-first programming language which empowers users and organizations to tackle complex computing problems with simple, maintainable and robust code. F# is also a fully supported language in Visual Studio and Xamarin Studio. Other tools supporting F# development include Emacs, MonoDevelop, Atom, Visual Studio Code, Sublime Text, and Vim.

Beginning F#4.0 has been thoroughly updated to help you explore the new features of the language including:

    Type Providers
  • Constructors as first-class functions
  • Simplified use of mutable values
  • Support for high-dimensional arrays
  • Slicing syntax support for F# lists

Reviewed by Don Syme, the chief architect of F# at Microsoft Research, Beginning F#4.0 is a great foundation for exploring functional programming and its role in the future of application development.

Keywords

F# Functional Programming .NET Microsoft Object oriented programming

Authors and affiliations

  • Robert Pickering
    • 1
  • Kit Eason
    • 2
  1. 1.St. Germain-En-LayeFrance
  2. 2.LondonUnited Kingdom

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