Javascript Pocket Reference: Activate Your Web Pages

May 8, 2012|
Javascript Pocket Reference: Activate Your Web Pages by David Flanagan
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JavaScript is the ubiquitous programming language of the Web, and for more than 15 years,JavaScript: The Definitive Guidehas been the bible of JavaScript programmers around the world. Ideal for JavaScript developers at any level, this book is an all-new excerpt ofThe Definitive Guide, collecting the essential parts of that hefty volume into this slim yet dense pocket reference.

The first 9 chapters document the latest version (ECMAScript 5) of the core JavaScript language, covering:

  • Types, values, and variables
  • Operators, expressions, and statements
  • Objects and arrays
  • Functions and classes

The next 5 chapters document the fundamental APIs for using JavaScript with HTML5 and explain how to:

  • Interact with web browser windows
  • Script HTML documents and document elements
  • Modify and apply CSS styles and classes
  • Respond to user input events
  • Communicate with web servers
  • Store data locally on the user''s computer

This book is a perfect companion tojQuery Pocket Reference.

David Flanagan is a JavaScript programmer at Mozilla. His books with O’Reilly include JavaScript: The Definitive Guide, jQuery Pocket Reference, The Ruby Programming Language, and Java in a Nutshell. David has a degree in computer science and engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He lives with his wife and c...
Title:Javascript Pocket Reference: Activate Your Web Pages
Product dimensions:280 pages, 7 X 4.25 X 0.6 in
Shipping dimensions:280 pages, 7 X 4.25 X 0.6 in
Published:May 8, 2012
Publisher:O'Reilly Media
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781449316853

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