New “Scala Book” included in the documentation website

Alvin Alexander has generously contributed a comprehensive walkthrough of the Scala language, available under the “Scala Book” menu item:

Let us know what you think of it (especially beginners)!


Excellent! I’ll talk this up.

One quick note, while I notice it: in the FP chapters, it refers to Functional Programming, Simplified a couple of times. It would probably be wise to make those into links if possible; otherwise, they’re kind of unhelpful…

Thanks for your feedback, do you mind opening an issue directly on

Done – #1550.

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