Speaking JavaScript

An In-Depth Guide for Programmers



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Price$40.34 - $49.98
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AuthorAxel Rauschmayer
PublisherO'Reilly Media
Published2014
Pages460
LanguageEnglish
FormatPaper book / ebook (PDF)
ISBN-101449365035
ISBN-139781449365035
EBook Hardcover Paperback

Like it or not, JavaScript is everywhere these days - from browser to server to mobile - and now you, too, need to learn the language or dive deeper than you have. This concise book guides you into and through JavaScript, written by a veteran programmer who once found himself in the same position.

Speaking JavaScript helps you approach the language with four standalone sections. First, a quick-start guide teaches you just enough of the language to help you be productive right away. More experienced JavaScript programmers will find a complete and easy-to-read reference that covers each language feature in depth.





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