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C# 2008 For Programmers Third Edition Deitel® Developer Series by Harvey M. Deitel, Paul J. Deitel

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Chapter 1. Introduction

 

The chief merit of language is clearness.

 
 --Galen
 

High thoughts must have high language.

 
 --Aristophanes
 

Our life is frittered away with detail. . . . Simplify, simplify.

 
 --Henry David Thoreau
 

My object all sublime I shall achieve in time.

 
 --W. S. Gilbert
 

Man is still the most extraordinary computer of all.

 
 --John F. Kennedy
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In this chapter you’ll learn:

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The history of the Visual C# programming language.

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Some basics of object technology.

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The history of the UML—the industry-standard object-oriented system modeling language.

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The history of the Internet and the World Wide Web.

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The motivation ...

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