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Probably one of the top 5 programmer's books...

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A must-read for any software developer.

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Useful but over-hyped. Basically an enumeration of design flaws in mainstream object-oriented programming languages: given that the problems described in the book are indeed prototypical (there is no doubt that some of them are), your programming language should make it easy for you to solve them. If instead your programming language gets in the way, look in this book for a workaround. 

Review: Design Patterns: Elements of Reusable Object-Oriented Software

User Review  - Mark Miller - Goodreads

I got this book as part of a job which had me programming in C++. I found it very helpful in understanding how to effectively use C++ so that it didn't kill me. It provides a vocabulary such that you ... Read full review

Review: Design Patterns: Elements of Reusable Object-Oriented Software

User Review  - Dave Peticolas - Goodreads

The famous book by the "Gang of Four" (not the ones from the so-called Cultural Revolution in China) about sound and useful patterns in object-oriented software engineering. Read full review

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