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Which was just a minor variation of the famous MOS 6502 used in many home micros at the time. And yes, coding assembler on one of these, you feel it was still designed for humans to program it. The 6502 port of Microsoft's BASIC was also implemented directly in assembler.I learned programming assembler on a C-64 with a 6510 processor.
It was good learning, it has a simple instruction set. Instructions like load accumulator.
I'd consider learning Lisp a waste of time (unless you love parentheses, hehe). Back at university, we had "Gofer" to get in touch with pure functional concepts. I think it was a good choice back then. It's dead now, but derived from Haskell, so this family of languages looks a lot nicer to meOn programming, not forget a lot of code is written in Lisp.