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This brain-friendly guide teaches you everything from JavaScript language fundamentals to advanced topics, including objects, functions, and the browser’s document object model. You won’t just be reading—you’ll be playing games, solving puzzles, pondering mysteries, and interacting with JavaScript in ways you never imagined. And you’ll write real code, lots of it, so you can start building your own web applications.

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Average Rating: 1 out of 5 rating Based on 1 Rating

"Weird pictures and jumping all over the place" - by Gumbo on 15-JUL-2014
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I saw the 5 star reviews on Amazon and thought this would be a good book to learn Javascript - I think the style of this book is not suitable for me.

Its got weird distracting pictures and random comments and analogies all over the place.

I give it 1 star.

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