Learning C#

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O'Reilly, 2002 - Computers - 354 pages

Most C# books are written for experienced C++ and Java programmers. If you're a novice programmer, or you have experience in VB6 or other procedural programming languages, and you want to learn C#, until now you've been out of luck.

That's why Jesse Liberty, author of the best-selling booksProgramming C#andProgramming ASP.NET, has written an entry-level guide to C#. Written in a warm and friendly manner, this book assumes no prior programming experience, and provides an easy introduction to Microsoft's premier .NET language.

Learning C#is a complete introduction to C# and object-oriented programming.Learning C#will help you build a solid foundation in .NET, and show how to apply your skills by using dozens of tested examples.Learning C#introduces Visual Studio .NET, a tool set for building Windows and Web applications. You'll learn about the syntax and structure of the C# language, including operators, classes and interfaces, structs, arrays, and strings. Liberty then demonstrates how to develop various kinds of applications--including those that work with databases--and web services.

By the time you've finishedLearning C#you'll be ready to move on to a more advanced programming guide that will help you create large-scale web and Windows applications.

Whether you have a little object-oriented programming experience or you are new to programming altogether,Learning C#will set you firmly on your way to mastering the essentials of the C# language.

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This book is a good for someone who is looking for an introduction to object orientated programming or wanting to learn C#. This book isn't too easy nor too hard to understand. That is because the ... Read full review

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Jesse Liberty is the best selling author of Programming ASP.NET, Programming C#, and a dozen other books on web and object oriented programming. He is president of Liberty Associates, Inc., where he provides contract programming, consulting and on-site training in ASP.NET, C#, C++ and related topics. Jesse has been a Distinguished Software Engineer at AT&T and Vice President for technology development at CitiBank.

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