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Author Sweigart, Al, author.

Title Coding with Minecraft : build taller, farm faster, mine deeper, and automate the boring stuff / by Al Sweigart.

Publication Info. San Francisco : No Starch Press, Inc., [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 794.8 SWE    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description xxi, 233 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Installing Minecraft and Computercraft -- Lua programming basics -- Talking to your turtle -- Programming turtles to dance -- Making a better dancer -- Programming a robolumberjack -- Creating modules to reuse your code -- Running an automated tree farm -- Building a cobblestone generator -- Making a stone brick factory -- Constructing walls -- Room-constructing robots -- Floor-constructing robots -- Programming farm bots -- Programming a staircase miner.
Summary "A guide to using ComputerCraft and the Lua programming language to automate bots in Minecraft. This book teaches computer science and programming basics and transforms Minecraft from just a video game into an educational tool"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Minecraft (Game)
Lua (Computer program language).
Computer programming.
ISBN 9781593278533 (pbk.) $29.95
1593278535 (pbk.) $29.95

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