Sample Chapters from No Starch Press Books
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Here is the list of books from which the sample chapters are available on perfectxml.com:
The Book of Visual Studio .NET
by Robert B. Dunaway
The complete guide to developing applications with Visual Studio .NET.
Published: September 2002
Read Chapter 10: Web Services from this book.
This book surveys each .NET server and related technologies,
with a focus on Visual Studio .NET.
Hands-on examples cover building forms, data retrieval, moving to COM+, and
implementing web services. Other key issues and solutions include upgrading from
Visual Basic, source control services, and remoting.
Chapter 10 from The Book of Visual Studio .NET (ISBN 1886411697) by Robert Dunaway appears courtesy
of No Starch Press.
Available in fine bookstores everywhere or call 800-420-7240 or
Copyright © 2001 by Robert Dunaway.
The Book of SAX: The Simple API for XML
By: W. Scott Means and Michael A. Bodie
The Book of SAX includes everything XML and Java developers need to write SAX applications. Specific examples show how to use SAX to solve XML parsing problems that are impractical to address with tree-based technologies-including real-time parsing, very large documents, and high-performance applications. The authors guide readers through the development of picoSAX, a functioning SAX 2.0 XML parser.
ISBN: 1886411778 Buy this book now!
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Read Chapter 2: A Complete SAX Application from this book
The Book of VB .NET: .NET Insight for VB Developers
Author: Matthew MacDonald
Built on the Microsoft .NET framework, Visual Basic .NET allows programmers to create everything from full-featured Internet applications to sophisticated Windows programs with the latest eye-catching interfaces. This comprehensive guide is organized into a series of lightning tours and real-world examples, covering web development, XML, databases, and user interface design. Each chapter begins with an overview of changes from Visual Basic 6. The book also includes extra code examples, references to additional online material, and helpful tips about planning, design, and architecture.
Read Chapter 13: Web Services from this book.
ISBN: 1886411824 Buy this book now!