C# 5.0 in a Nutshell: The Definitive Reference
When you have a question about C# 5.0 or the .NET CLR, this bestselling guide has precisely the answers you need. Uniquely organized around concepts and use cases, this updated fifth edition features a reorganized section on concurrency, threading, and parallel programming—including in-depth coverage of C# 5.0’s new asynchronous functions.
Shaped by more than 20 expert reviewers, including Microsoft’s Eric Lippert, Stephen Toub, Chris Burrows, and Jon Skeet, this book has all you need to stay on track with C# 5.0. It’s widely known as the definitive reference on the language.
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Chapter 1 Introducing C and the NET Framework
Chapter 2 C Language Basics
Chapter 3 Creating Types in C
Chapter 4 Advanced C
Chapter 5 Framework Overview
Chapter 6 Framework Fundamentals
Chapter 7 Collections
Chapter 8 LINQ Queries
Chapter 15 Streams and IO
Chapter 16 Networking
Chapter 17 Serialization
Chapter 18 Assemblies
Chapter 19 Reflection and Metadata
Chapter 20 Dynamic Programming
Chapter 21 Security
Chapter 22 Advanced Threading
Chapter 9 LINQ Operators
Chapter 10 LINQ to XML
Chapter 11 Other XML Technologies
Chapter 12 Disposal and Garbage Collection
Chapter 13 Diagnostics and Code Contracts
Chapter 14 Concurrency Asynchrony