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What book taught you most about being a good programmer?

Survey period: 8 Jul 2013 to 15 Jul 2013

A totally open ended question this week. Please just enter the full title of the book, and post any explanatory comments in the survey's discussion forum.

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GeneralError......Slove.....Learn....Practice..... Pin
JasminHan16-Jul-13 23:03
professionalJasminHan16-Jul-13 23:03 
GeneralRe: Error......Slove.....Learn....Practice..... Pin
Amir Mohammad Nasrollahi26-Jul-13 7:37
professionalAmir Mohammad Nasrollahi26-Jul-13 7:37 
Generalc++ books Pin
akash jaggi14-Jul-13 6:21
memberakash jaggi14-Jul-13 6:21 
GeneralObviously - The Bible Pin
Joezer BH13-Jul-13 22:01
professionalJoezer BH13-Jul-13 22:01 
GeneralRe: Obviously - The Bible Pin
Ron Anders14-Jul-13 2:42
memberRon Anders14-Jul-13 2:42 
General"Principles of Programming Languages, Second Edition", 1987, Bruce J. MacLennan Pin
PIEBALDconsult13-Jul-13 17:34
protectorPIEBALDconsult13-Jul-13 17:34 
GeneralI didn't read any book at all Pin
Anurag Gandhi12-Jul-13 3:23
professionalAnurag Gandhi12-Jul-13 3:23 
GeneralRe: I didn't read any book at all Pin
n.podbielski13-Jul-13 6:46
membern.podbielski13-Jul-13 6:46 
GeneralThe book that taught me the most... Pin
Brisingr Aerowing11-Jul-13 11:31
professionalBrisingr Aerowing11-Jul-13 11:31 
GeneralTitle and author unknown Pin
Phil J Pearson10-Jul-13 4:51
memberPhil J Pearson10-Jul-13 4:51 
GeneralC++ How To Program by Deitel & Deitel Pin
Lizandro Campbell9-Jul-13 20:51
professionalLizandro Campbell9-Jul-13 20:51 
GeneralABC, My first alphabet Pin
Giuseppe Tollini9-Jul-13 9:33
memberGiuseppe Tollini9-Jul-13 9:33 
GeneralRe: ABC, My first alphabet Pin
  Forogar  </11-Jul-13 7:21
professional  Forogar  </11-Jul-13 7:21 
Quote:
without knowing how to read and write I wouldn't be able to program
...although looking at some people's code these days it makes me wonder if they ever did learn to read and write [properly]!
- I would love to change the world, but they won’t give me the source code.

GeneralMy list Pin
ed welch9-Jul-13 8:02
membered welch9-Jul-13 8:02 
General'The Art of Computer Programming' (aka TAOCP) by Donald Knuth Pin
DrABELL9-Jul-13 7:50
professionalDrABELL9-Jul-13 7:50 
GeneralThe Java Tutorial by Mary Campione, Kathy Walrath and Alison Huml Pin
Richard MacCutchan9-Jul-13 5:36
protectorRichard MacCutchan9-Jul-13 5:36 
GeneralSoftware Tools by Kernighan and Plauger Pin
mikepwilson9-Jul-13 5:20
membermikepwilson9-Jul-13 5:20 
GeneralGood programmer Pin
crazie.coder8-Jul-13 23:58
professionalcrazie.coder8-Jul-13 23:58 
GeneralSome Java book Pin
meta_berkut8-Jul-13 23:18
membermeta_berkut8-Jul-13 23:18 
GeneralRe: Some Java book Pin
Amir Mohammad Nasrollahi26-Jul-13 7:38
professionalAmir Mohammad Nasrollahi26-Jul-13 7:38 
GeneralBest Tech sites for articles and Technology related news Pin
Mohammed Hameed8-Jul-13 19:34
professionalMohammed Hameed8-Jul-13 19:34 
GeneralAssembly reference books Pin
S Houghtelin8-Jul-13 15:07
professionalS Houghtelin8-Jul-13 15:07 
GeneralTry, Fail and... try again... Pin
AlexCode8-Jul-13 13:22
professionalAlexCode8-Jul-13 13:22 
GeneralChris Maunder's Programmer's Guide to Weekly Poll Questions Pin
MacSpudster8-Jul-13 10:43
professionalMacSpudster8-Jul-13 10:43 
GeneralThe Pragmatic Programmer Pin
CHill608-Jul-13 9:30
protectorCHill608-Jul-13 9:30 

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