Publisher: O'Reilly Media; Third Edition edition (April 25, 2012)
ISBN-10: 1449316859 | ISBN-13: 978-1449316853
However I do feel that, what it explains, it explains well. I am an experienced programmer. So, I skipped the basics and started straight from Ch 9. I found the concepts well explained and the examples quite useful. You can rely on this book for understanding the concepts that it covers. The author, no doubt, is one of the finest and you will know if you read the Definitive Guide.
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