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User Review  - tungsten_peerts - LibraryThing

I bounced off Head First Java and decided the informal, jokey, playful HF approach didn't work for me; however, I gave it a second chance and purchased this book -- and wow, am I glad! I have a work ... Read full review

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User Review  - Murdocke23 - LibraryThing

Fun to read book (for coding anyway). Not one you can sit down and curl up with, but the subject is approached in a more friendly and easy-to-digest format. Sometimes, I'd just like a more ... Read full review

Great book!

User Review  - user123defgh - Overstock.com

I never knew programming related stuff could be entertaining. The book looks like a childrens book keeps me entertained but it is also very good at explaining the concepts. The book I got from ... Read full review

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User Review  - GraemeW - LibraryThing

This is an excellent introduction to design patterns, with plenty of pointers to further resources. While the examples are given in Java, you can absolutely read this book without knowing any Java. I ... Read full review

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Simply awesome, use this book to complement the GoF book, and you have a winning pair. The explanations here are so funny and so easy to understand compared to the explanations in the GoF, that may seem to abstract sometimes.
To me, GoF was more useful when trying to understand its applicability and to get a more formal understanding of the intention of the pattern, and HFDP was better when dealing with getting the basics of a given pattern and putting an example in practice.
Even if you're a seasoned developer, you may learn a couple of new things reading this book.
 

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Leest als een trein ...

Great

User Review  - rman67 - Overstock.com

Easy to read and understand book with a boatload of patterns. Havent found a book yet that comes close to the number of patterns found in this gem! Read full review

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User Review  - rohitagarwal24 - LibraryThing

Ultimate book for beginners Read full review

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User Review  - pywong - LibraryThing

This is an excellent book on design patterns! Read full review


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