.NET Reference Guide
by Jim Mischel
Number of pages: 849
Microsoft .NET is Microsoft's platform for building secure, portable, connected applications. It provides a comprehensive and consistent programming model and a common set of API functions that you can use across many different platforms and devices, using the programming language that you prefer. Today, eight years since version 1.0 was first released, the .NET Framework is a mature and stable software platform with a very large base and an extensive array of development tools.
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by Jason Beres - Sams
The book will guide the developer through using the VS .NET IDE, the Visual Basic .NET and C# language, and the supporting tools available from Microsoft to create Windows and Web-based applications. Written for beginners and experienced developers.
by Alex Homer - Microsoft Press
You are holding in your hands a book that will make your life as an enterprise developer a whole lot easier. It's a guide on Microsoft Enterprise Library and it's meant to guide you through how to apply .NET for enterprise development.
by Kevin McNeish - Hentzenwerke Publishing
An overview of the .NET Framework and the C# and Visual Basic .NET languages. The author provides plenty of 'how to', 'step-by-step' and 'best practices' information that will help you climb the .NET learning curve and get up and running quickly.
by Ben Dewey - O'Reilly Media
If you're new to .NET, this introductory guide will quickly get you up to speed on the tools you need to build user interfaces with Microsoft's new design language, code-named Metro. Get tips for having your app published in the Windows Store.