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Rails, Angular, Postgres, and Bootstrap, 2nd Edition by David B. Copeland

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How to Read This Book

If you’ve already looked at the table of contents, you’ll see that this book isn’t divided into three parts—one for Postgres, one for Angular, and one for Bootstrap. That’s not how a full-stack developer approaches development. A full-stack developer is given a problem to solve and is expected to bring all forces to bear in solving it.

For example, if you’re implementing a search, and it’s slow, you’ll probably consider both creating an index in the database as well as performing the search with Ajax calls to create a more dynamic and snappy UI. You should use features at every level of the stack to get the job done, as shown in the following diagram.

This holistic approach is how you’re going to learn these technologies, ...

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