[Mono-list] Beginner C# Book
Mon, 23 Aug 2004 00:14:51 -0700
You might want to check out "Programming C#" by Jesse Liberty, 3rd edition,
pub. O'Reilly, ISBN 0-596-00489-3.
The 3rd edition has complete coverage of .NET 1.1 and in this edition they
added VS.NET 2003, but not too much (50 pages out of 700 something).
I would recommend it to anyone.
Its a great book for a beginner and a pro. It has all basic coverage
On 8/22/04 4:57 PM, "Tom McLaughlin" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hi Peter, one thing pointed out to me off list is that I need to be
> aware that many C# books are geared towards the MS platform and will
> spend a lot of time on Windows Forms and the Visual Studio .NET tools.
> Is that the case with "Learning C#"? Thanks.
> On Sun, 2004-08-22 at 17:36 -0600, Peter Dennis Bartok wrote:
>> O'Reilly : "Learning C#" it teaches from the ground up, and then O'Reilly's
>> "Programming C#", which introduces you to things like ASP.Net and SWF.
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: "Tom McLaughlin" <email@example.com>
>> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> Date: Sunday, 22 August, 2004 16:39
>> Subject: [Mono-list] Beginner C# Book
>>> Hi all,
>>> I'm looking for a good beginner C# book. Preferably one that does not
>>> assume a certain amount of familiarity with C++, Java, or OOP in
>>> general. I picked up "Mono: A Developers Notebook" from O'Reilly
>>> figuring that some of the C++ I saw in school would come back to me.
>>> What I saw in school was nearly five years ago and it's definitely not
>>> coming back.
>>> I really need a book that will not only go over the syntax and structure
>>> of the language but the underlying fundementals of the language. (Like
>>> not just how to create a vector but what each part of the declaraion
>>> means and how it all works.) Right now I maintain the FreeBSD port for
>>> Muine and I am looking at creating ports of other applications. I would
>>> like to have enough familiarity with the language to fix bugs,
>>> especially FreeBSD specific bugs in programs.
>>> If someone could recommend a book they found to give a good
>>> comprehensive understanding of the language to a beginner that would be
>>> great. Thanks.
>>> Mono-list maillist - Monoemail@example.com
> Mono-list maillist - Monofirstname.lastname@example.org