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Node Web Development by David Herron

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Who this book is for

This book was written for any software engineer who wants the adventure that comes with a new software platform embodying a new programming paradigm.

Server-side engineers may find the concepts refreshing, giving you a different perspective on web application development. JavaScript is a powerful language and Node's asynchronous nature plays to JavaScript's strengths.

Developers experienced with JavaScript in the browser may find it fun to bring that knowledge to a new territory, and to write in JavaScript without accessing the DOM. (There's no browser, hence no DOM, unless you install JSDom.)

While the chapters build on each other, how you read this book is up to you.

We assume you already know how to write software, and have ...

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