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Michael Bolin is a former Google engineer who spent his four years there working on Google Calendar, Google Tasks, and the Closure Compiler. As a frontend developer, he used the Closure Tools suite on a daily basis and made a number of contributions to it. His last project at Google was to open-source the Closure Compiler. He is a blogger, often writing about web development, and graduated with both Computer Science and Mathematics degrees from MIT.
I really admire Michael Bolin, and his intelligence and experience. But this book doesn't have much you can copy into an editor and use. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Robert M. Reed
I was surprised how good this book is! It is a worthwhile read even if you care little about the closure library just for the gems on JS design.Published on September 13, 2012 by Malte
This is a very important book about an important topic. Closure powers some of the most heavily used web properties on the internet, and while this book isn't perfect, the spirit... Read morePublished on August 20, 2012 by End User
This is definitive. This book covers it all and covers it very well. I am excited to get throught the book and start using Closure on mopre projects. Read morePublished on January 24, 2012 by Edgar martinez
Helpful and detailed introduction to closure and java script. Good working examples and set up instructions. Excellent intro. Points out many important details. Worth re-reading.Published on August 27, 2011 by Eric
This book has been an invaluable resource in developing and improving the frontend code for our (funded) startup. Read morePublished on March 15, 2011 by Nicholas Baum
I thought I'd get some kind of relief from reading this. But no, it's about some computer thing. Sad. Guess I'll have to go back to stalking...Published on January 27, 2011 by D. Turner