During the short period since its publish on April 2009, it quickly earns five star rating on amazon with around 20 reviews. It's a solid evidence for the success of the book.
I can't say Steven has the deepest knowledge of asp.net mvc, but I'm sure he has the best skill to convey his knowledge to audience. As for my experience for learning new technology, I'd like to know:
- What does it do?
- What's the benefit of it?
- How to use it?
- What's the underlying working mechanism?
- Any best practice with it?
This book fully covers everything we want to know about asp.net mvc, in a clear way. I highly recommend it for anyone who is interested in this technology.
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