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None of the JavaScript libraries today has a more impressive track record than Google Closure, the tool suite used for Gmail, Google Docs, and Google Maps. Closure: The Definitive Guide has precisely what you need to get started with these tools, including valuable information not available publicly anywhere else.

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On Feb 27 Oleksandr Tymoshenko wrote: Well worth reading
Though I do not earn my living by coding on JavaScript I use it in pet projects from time to time and must confess my Javascript-fu is far from being stellar. I thought that reading book about industrial-grade javascript library would give me better knowledge of current state in this area. Enter “Closure: The Definitive Guide” by Michael Bolin. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar5.0

On Dec 19 Fawad Halim wrote: Book Review: Closure - The Definitive Guide
 Google Closure is a set of libraries and tools for developing large Javascript applications with minimal errors. This book provides a comprehensive guide to the features available in the Closure products.Chapter 2 of the book details the annotations that can be used to assist the Closure Compiler with verifying correctness… Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar5.0

On Dec 12 Ricardo Banffy wrote: On "Closure: The Definitive Guide" by Michael Bolin
“Closure: The Definitive Guide” by Michael Bolin does a very nice job on explaining a battle-tested, very complex tool that helps maintaining very complex JavaScript codebases manageable and understandable. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar4.0

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