Code Complete: A Practical Handbook of Software Construction, Second Edition 2nd Edition

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Steve McConnell is recognized as one of the premier authors and voices in the development community. He is Chief Software Engineer of Construx Software and was the lead developer of Construx Estimate and of SPC Estimate Professional, winner of Software Development magazine's Productivity Award. He is the author of several books, including Code Complete and Rapid Development, both honored with Software Development magazine's Jolt Award.


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  • Item Weight : 3.35 pounds
  • Paperback : 960 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0735619670
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0735619678
  • Product Dimensions : 7.5 x 1.63 x 9.13 inches
  • Publisher : Microsoft Press; 2nd Edition (July 7, 2004)
  • Language: : English
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