September 14, 2006
TechBookReport on 'Understanding .NET'
TBR writes "From the outside the .NET framework is a bit of a big, intimidating beastie. Come to think of it, it's pretty big and intimidating from the inside too… For developers coming to it for the first time, particularly those coming from a VB6/VBA background, there's a lot to get hold of before things begin to make sense. While there are plenty of high-level introductions - quick over-views more than anything else - those looking for some depth might be wondering where to look. David Chappell's 'Understanding .NET' is one likely place. But does it stack up?"