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If you’re comfortable with jQuery but a bit shaky with JavaScript, this concise guide will help you expand your knowledge of the language—especially the code that jQuery covers up for you. Many jQuery devotees write as little code as possible, but with some JavaScript under your belt, you can prevent errors, reduce overhead, and make your application code more efficient.


On May 19 Jochen Kirstatter wrote: Solid fundament for experienced jQuery developers
Callum's style of writing is clear and the numerous code samples used to emphasize the various techniques are good ones and easy to understand. JavaScript is clearly a mature language and certain requirements are simply done this way. And Callum explains the nuts and bolts of JavaScript very well. Full Review  >

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On Feb 17 David Hayden wrote: Good Book for Non-Programmers Using jQuery
I see this book being a good transition for non-programmers that use jQuery in their web designs and want to know more about how jQuery works under the covers as well as better understand the JavaScript they do write. It's a way for them to dip their toes into the JavaScript waters using what they know - jQuery. Full Review  >

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