A Programmer's Guide to C# 5.0, Fourth Edition:
by Eric Gunnerson, Nick Wienholt

A Programmer's Guide to C# 5.0, Fourth Edition: <br>by Eric Gunnerson, Nick Wienholt
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A Programmerís Guide to C# 5.0 is a book for software developers who want to truly understand C#. Whether youíve worked with C# before or with another general-purpose programming language, each fast-paced, focused chapter will take you straight to the heart of a feature of C# and show you why it works the way it does.

Written by one-time C# Test Lead, Program Manager, and member of the original C# language design team, this book is an ideal companion to the C# Language Specification, and works both as a tutorial and as a reference guide. Now in its fourth edition, you will find up-to-date coverage of all the latest C# features, including Linq, covariance and contravariance, and async support.

Youíll learn how to:

  • Use C# features effectively, in the way they were intended
  • Apply the newest C# features to your coding problems
  • Streamline your database code using LINQ
  • Use async support and the task parallel library to improve performance.
  • Program more efficiently, effectively, and with real insight into this mature and exciting language, with A Programmerís Guide to C# 5.0.

    What youíll learn

  • Learn the "why" behind C# features.
  • Learn how to use C# features effectively, in the way they were designed.
  • Apply the newest C# features to your coding problems.
  • Streamline your database code using Linq.
  • Use Async support to simplify your code.

    Who this book is for

    A Programmerís Guide to C# is aimed at software developers who want to improve their proficiency at using the C# language. No prior knowledge of .NET is required, but the book does assume experience with a general-purpose programming language.


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    Publisher: Apress
    Page Count (est.): 435
    ISBN10: 143024593X
    ISBN13: 9781430245933
    Cover: Paperback
    Pub Date: 11/10/2012 CSharp