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Land of Lisp

Cover of Land of Lisp by Conrad Barski M.D. Published by No Starch Press
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CLOS Guild Battleship

Lisp Dialect

Common Lisp


Common Lisp has the most sophisticated object-oriented programming framework of any major programming language, called the Common Lisp Object System (CLOS). It is customizable at a fundamental level using the Metaobject Protocol (MOP). There’s really nothing like it anywhere else in programming. It lets you create incredibly complex software without losing control over the code.

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How It Kills Bugs

Object-oriented programing (OOP) is a commonly used technique for keeping bugs under control. By writing code in an object-oriented style, you can decouple different parts of your code. When you decouple ...

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