[plt-scheme] EOPL pre-requisites?

From: Matthias Felleisen (matthias at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Tue Jun 19 21:27:18 EDT 2007

If you understand HtDP (htdp.org) chapters I - IV, you're pretty much  
prepared for the essence of EoPL, though you may also wish to study  
chapter VI a bit and even the intermezzo on Vectors.

If you are looking for an alternative, search for Shriram and PLAI.

-- Matthias, Dan's 4x co-author 

On Jun 19, 2007, at 7:03 PM, Grant Rettke wrote:

> Hi folks,
> Over the past few months I've been reading books on Scheme and asking
> questions on the group and solving problems and writings bits of code
> here and there. Moving forward I was to focus on one thing (time
> limited of course), and I think that the "one thing" may be learning
> about writing interpreters.
> It looks like *the* book out there is Essentials of Programming  
> Languages.
> Folks say that this is one tough book, though. They go on and on about
> it about the fact that it is so so challenging (and in the same breath
> also say that no other book does as well a job).
> For folks that think it is so tough what is the best way to prepare
> myself before getting started with this book?
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