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The Pragmatic Programmer: 20th Anniversary Edition, 2nd Edition

Your Journey to Mastery
Narrated by: Anna Katarina
Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
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The Pragmatic Programmer is one of those rare tech audiobooks you’ll listen, re-listen, and listen to again over the years. Whether you’re new to the field or an experienced practitioner, you’ll come away with fresh insights each and every time. 

Dave Thomas and Andy Hunt wrote the first edition of this influential book in 1999 to help their clients create better software and rediscover the joy of coding. These lessons have helped a generation of programmers examine the very essence of software development, independent of any particular language, framework, or methodology, and the Pragmatic philosophy has spawned hundreds of books, screencasts, and audio books, as well as thousands of careers and success stories. 

Now, 20 years later, this new edition re-examines what it means to be a modern programmer. Topics range from personal responsibility and career development to architectural techniques for keeping your code flexible and easy to adapt and reuse. All the old favorite topics are there, updated for this new world. And there's a bunch of new content, reflecting what we've learned in the intervening years. 

Whether you’re a new coder, an experienced programmer, or a manager responsible for software projects, use these lessons daily, and you’ll quickly see improvements in personal productivity, accuracy, and job satisfaction. You’ll learn skills and develop habits and attitudes that form the foundation for long-term success in your career. You’ll become a pragmatic programmer. 

This audiobook is organized as a series of sections, each containing a series of topics. It is read by Anna Katarina; Dave and Andy (and a few other folks) jump in every now and then to give their take on things. 

©2019 Pearson Education, Inc (P)2020 David Thomas and Andrew Hunt

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An excellent and entertaining technical book

I had been looking for technical audio books to listen to in the car for my commute, I stumbled across this book and it checked all the boxes!

an excellent listen I only wish there were more technical audio books of this caliber out there.

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Excellent audio book...

Tha charters explain the teorical base that the student to have that analize and remenber..

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