Yet in the constant quest for newer and better program notations, we have stumbled across ideas that endure, that transcend the context in which they were created. Just as Pascal borrowed from Algol, just as Java borrowed from C, so will every language borrow from its predecessors.
- Chapter 1. Ruby in Review
- from The Ruby Way: Solutions and Techniques in Ruby Programming, Third Edition
- Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional
- Released: March 2015
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