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JavaScript Step by Step

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Your hands-on, step-by-step guide to the fundamentals of JavaScript development.

Teach yourself how to program with JavaScript -- one step at time. Ideal for developers with fundamental programming skills, this practical tutorial provides the clear guidance and hands-on examples you need to create or customize interactive Web applications using core JavaScript features and
ebook, 504 pages
Published December 1st 2010 by Microsoft Press (first published February 1st 2008)
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I started learning Javascript with this book, which was a waste of my time. I didn't like the exercises or the examples...and it's very unfriendly for Mac users.
I've learned much more with O'Reily's: Javascript Definitive Guide.
If you are new to JavaScript and want to start writing code, I highly suggest JavaScript Step by Step. The book starts off providing the foundational basics including what is JavaScript, what it does (and doesn’t do), and a bit about the history. With a clearer understanding of what to expect and the potential issues, then we look to actual code.

As the title suggests, coding is presented step by step. We start off with simple exercises and gradually work in each new concept. I’ve always thought
Iman Mh
I did not finish this book because it was getting worse and worse to the end. Do not trust the amazing Amazon rank for this book. I think any body will understand that this book can't be a good source to learn JavaScript as soon as they finish the 50s first pages. It's more like you are reading a reference than a book!
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