Russ Olsen

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Eloquent Ruby

4.34 avg rating — 1,246 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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Design Patterns in Ruby

4.14 avg rating — 770 ratings — published 2007 — 7 editions
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Getting Clojure

4.49 avg rating — 87 ratings5 editions
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“Write the tests first, or second, or third. But write the darned tests.”
Russ Olsen, Eloquent Ruby

“That voice you hear in your head, the one whispering that you need to add some comments, may just be your program crying out to be rewritten.”
Russ Olsen, Eloquent Ruby

“names of methods that do something unexpected, or perhaps a bit dangerous.”
Russ Olsen, Eloquent Ruby

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